Cinematic depictions of disability are few and far between; responsible, authentic examples are even rarer. But two recent Australian rom-coms have taken up the mantle, dispensing with the genre's reductive tropes around sacrifice, struggle and being 'saved' in favour of complex stories about vulnerable humanity, writes Alistair Baldwin.
Steven Vidler, Adrian Ortega, cerebral palsy, quadriplegia, trauma, neuroatypicality, OCD, ADHD, bipolar, ableism, disabled, Kenny Fries, Staring Back, Me Before You, Along Came Polly
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