I Am Not a Freak (1987)
I confess. I spent $2 on this, but shit does not come cheap at comic book conventions, even if they're in bleeding heart Seattle! I took cash out of the ATM at least three escalator rides away for this thing and it was so worth it! I don't want to spoil the end for you, but turns out, everyone in it, is in fact, a freak! Okay, I suppose the correct term is "differently-abled" or in one woman's case, just fat. Made in progressively understanding 1987, this tape is a documentary about six people suffering from different physical disabilities or ailments (or choices, shut up fat lady!). It includes a man with no legs, a little person (and no, he's not the same guy), a 14-year-old boy suffering from a rare disease that rapidly ages him (as accurately portrayed by Robin Williams in the classic, Jack). Don't worry though, he gets to use his fucked up face to land a part in a movie playing an alien! Yay!
Also, a two-headed man, a man suffering from