THE TOMMY EDISON EXPERIENCE
  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, asks people to describe things that are intangible including a shadow, rainbow, fog, heat shimmer (heat haze), sunrise, outer space, and lightning. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Thanks to everyone who participated in the video at VidCon 2015 including: Ryder Burgin […]

    Can People Explain Intangible Concepts To A Blind Person?

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, asks people to describe things that are intangible including a shadow, rainbow, fog, heat shimmer (heat haze), sunrise, outer space, and lightning. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Thanks to everyone who participated in the video at VidCon 2015 including: Ryder Burgin […]

  • Tommy Edison challenges Claire Wineland from http://YouTube.com/ClairityProject to guess what’s in her hand while blindfolded. Subscribe to Claire: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=clairityproject About Claire: Claire Wineland is 18 years old and has cystic fibrosis – a genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system. Her channel, The Clairity Project, is about sharing […]

    Guess What’s In My Hand Challenge with Claire Wineland

    Tommy Edison challenges Claire Wineland from http://YouTube.com/ClairityProject to guess what’s in her hand while blindfolded. Subscribe to Claire: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=clairityproject About Claire: Claire Wineland is 18 years old and has cystic fibrosis – a genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system. Her channel, The Clairity Project, is about sharing […]

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, tries sculpting with Play-Doh again. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Jungle City MF” by Tim Jayko “Rainbows” by Datasuck “Sweet Inspiration” by FilmTones “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Related […]

    Sculpting With Play-Doh – Part 2

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, tries sculpting with Play-Doh again. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Jungle City MF” by Tim Jayko “Rainbows” by Datasuck “Sweet Inspiration” by FilmTones “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Related […]

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about how he knows what time it is. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Page 91″ by Eero “Time & Space” by Datasuck “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Follow […]

    How Blind People Know What Time It Is

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about how he knows what time it is. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Page 91″ by Eero “Time & Space” by Datasuck “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Follow […]

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about his favorite smells. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— RELATED VIDEO Least Favorite Smells To A Blind Person —— PHOTOS “365 Days Project 188-365 Saturday Night Grilling” by _BuBBy_ “A Nose For The Road” by Tony Alter “Best Fireworks Show […]

    Favorite Smells To A Blind Person

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about his favorite smells. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— RELATED VIDEO Least Favorite Smells To A Blind Person —— PHOTOS “365 Days Project 188-365 Saturday Night Grilling” by _BuBBy_ “A Nose For The Road” by Tony Alter “Best Fireworks Show […]

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, asks people to describe the colors red, green, purple, gray, blue, brown, and pink. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://youtube.com/RadioTripPictures —— Thanks to everyone who participated in the video at VidCon 2014 including… Brett & Ray http://youtube.com/MrMr http://youtube.com/BrettTheIntern http://youtube.com/iamraynbow Jan from KittiesMama http://youtube.com/KittiesMama […]

    Can People Explain Colors To A Blind Person?

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, asks people to describe the colors red, green, purple, gray, blue, brown, and pink. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://youtube.com/RadioTripPictures —— Thanks to everyone who participated in the video at VidCon 2014 including… Brett & Ray http://youtube.com/MrMr http://youtube.com/BrettTheIntern http://youtube.com/iamraynbow Jan from KittiesMama http://youtube.com/KittiesMama […]

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, answers the common question, “do blind people experience déjà vu? Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Nostalgia Bate” by David Besteiro “Chill Beat” by Red Shirt Beats Used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Follow Tommy Edison […]

    Do Blind People Experience Déjà Vu?

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, answers the common question, “do blind people experience déjà vu? Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Nostalgia Bate” by David Besteiro “Chill Beat” by Red Shirt Beats Used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Follow Tommy Edison […]

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about his least favorite smells. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— PHOTOS “Cheese stall, Borough Market, London SE1″ by Paul Wilkinson “Run! It’s The Chocolate Ice Cream Jabba The Hut Monster!” by Jackie “Si’s Bream” by Claire Rowland “NYCB_6272″ by Metropolitan […]

    Least Favorite Smells To A Blind Person

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about his least favorite smells. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— PHOTOS “Cheese stall, Borough Market, London SE1″ by Paul Wilkinson “Run! It’s The Chocolate Ice Cream Jabba The Hut Monster!” by Jackie “Si’s Bream” by Claire Rowland “NYCB_6272″ by Metropolitan […]

  • The Tommy Edison Experience is now available on Hulu and Hulu Plus! The show’s most popular videos have been compiled into mini-collections including How Blind People Do Stuff, Blind People vs. Technology, Sight Must Be Great, Up Close & Personal, and Arts & Crafts for Blind People. The episodes are […]

    The Tommy Edison Experience Now Available on Hulu

    The Tommy Edison Experience is now available on Hulu and Hulu Plus! The show’s most popular videos have been compiled into mini-collections including How Blind People Do Stuff, Blind People vs. Technology, Sight Must Be Great, Up Close & Personal, and Arts & Crafts for Blind People. The episodes are […]

  • This is the live stream from the Global Accessibility Awareness Day event at Yahoo! in Santa Monica, CA. The purpose of the day is to get people talking, thinking and learning about digital accessibility and users with different disabilities. The event kicked off with a special introduction by Tommy Edison. […]

    Global Accessibility Awareness Day – Live Stream – 5/15/14

    This is the live stream from the Global Accessibility Awareness Day event at Yahoo! in Santa Monica, CA. The purpose of the day is to get people talking, thinking and learning about digital accessibility and users with different disabilities. The event kicked off with a special introduction by Tommy Edison. […]

  • For the 100th video on The Tommy Edison Experience channel, Tommy explains why he started doing these videos, how they’ve changed his life, and which ones were his favorite to do. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Featured Links: Blind Film Critic channel http://youtube.com/BlindFilmCritic How Blind People Cook Food Alone […]

    100th Video Retrospective

    For the 100th video on The Tommy Edison Experience channel, Tommy explains why he started doing these videos, how they’ve changed his life, and which ones were his favorite to do. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Featured Links: Blind Film Critic channel http://youtube.com/BlindFilmCritic How Blind People Cook Food Alone […]

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, demonstrates unique products that help people with disabilities. Filmed at the Annual International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference in San Diego, California. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Exhibitors Featured In This Video: Harpo http://harpo.com.pl Caption Call http://captioncall.com AbleNet http://ablenetinc.com —— […]

    Cool Stuff For Blind, Deaf, or Non-Verbal People

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, demonstrates unique products that help people with disabilities. Filmed at the Annual International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference in San Diego, California. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Exhibitors Featured In This Video: Harpo http://harpo.com.pl Caption Call http://captioncall.com AbleNet http://ablenetinc.com —— […]

BLIND FILM CRITIC - MOVIE REVIEWS & MASHUPS
  • Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “The Dark Knight Rises”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: Eight years on, a new terrorist leader, Bane, overwhelms Gotham’s finest, and the Dark Knight resurfaces to protect a city that has branded him an enemy. […]

    DARK KNIGHT RISES review (no spoilers)

    Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “The Dark Knight Rises”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: Eight years on, a new terrorist leader, Bane, overwhelms Gotham’s finest, and the Dark Knight resurfaces to protect a city that has branded him an enemy. […]

  • Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “The Amazing Spider-Man”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. Director: Marc Webb Stars: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone “The […]

    AMAZING SPIDER-MAN review (no spoilers)

    Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “The Amazing Spider-Man”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. Director: Marc Webb Stars: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone “The […]

  • A commentary on this summer’s movies. The Amazing Spider-man The Bourne Legacy The Expendables 2 Total Recall Ice Age: Continental Drift The Dark Knight Rises Men In Black 3 Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted — “THIS SUMMER” Announcer Douglas Schlicher Produced/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com Co-Written by Max Schlicher http://twitter.com/MaxSchlicher […]

    THIS SUMMER’S MOVIES

    A commentary on this summer’s movies. The Amazing Spider-man The Bourne Legacy The Expendables 2 Total Recall Ice Age: Continental Drift The Dark Knight Rises Men In Black 3 Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted — “THIS SUMMER” Announcer Douglas Schlicher Produced/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com Co-Written by Max Schlicher http://twitter.com/MaxSchlicher […]

  • Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “Corman’s World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: A documentary on DIY producer/director Roger Corman and his alternative approach to making movies in Hollywood. Director: Alex Stapleton Writer: Alex Stapleton (by) […]

    CORMAN’S WORLD movie review (no spoilers)

    Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “Corman’s World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: A documentary on DIY producer/director Roger Corman and his alternative approach to making movies in Hollywood. Director: Alex Stapleton Writer: Alex Stapleton (by) […]

  • Please be sure to subscribe to both of our You Tube channels! We post a new video on “The Tommy Edison Experience” every Tuesday. Watch our newest feature on the TommyEdisonXP channel: Respond To Comments – Episode #3 Click here to visit the channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TommyEdisonXP Watch Tommy’s review of “Cabin […]

    Subscribe to Our You Tube Channels

    Please be sure to subscribe to both of our You Tube channels! We post a new video on “The Tommy Edison Experience” every Tuesday. Watch our newest feature on the TommyEdisonXP channel: Respond To Comments – Episode #3 Click here to visit the channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TommyEdisonXP Watch Tommy’s review of “Cabin […]

  • Tommy announces the winners of the three categories for the 1st year anniversary Blind Film Critic contest – Most Liked, Our Favorite, and a Mystery Category. Watch the video to find out the winners. THANK YOU to everyone who submitted a video. We loved that you had the enthusiasm and […]

    Contest Winners Announced – 1 Year Anniversary Contest – BLIND FILM CRITIC

    Tommy announces the winners of the three categories for the 1st year anniversary Blind Film Critic contest – Most Liked, Our Favorite, and a Mystery Category. Watch the video to find out the winners. THANK YOU to everyone who submitted a video. We loved that you had the enthusiasm and […]

  • Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “Die Hard”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. A conversation about this film inspired the idea for the Blind Film Critic You Tube channel. Tommy’s friend, Ben, said even though Tommy has been blind since birth, he […]

    DIE HARD review (no spoilers)

    Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “Die Hard”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. A conversation about this film inspired the idea for the Blind Film Critic You Tube channel. Tommy’s friend, Ben, said even though Tommy has been blind since birth, he […]

  • Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “The Cabin in the Woods”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover […]

    CABIN IN THE WOODS review (no spoilers)

    Blind film critic Tommy Edison reviews the movie “The Cabin in the Woods”. Watch the video to find out how Tommy rates the movie. Story: Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover […]

  • Here’s an update from Tommy on the 1 year anniversary contest for the Blind Film Critic channel. For more information, please watch the original contest video below. 1 Year Anniversary Contest – Original Video Follow Tommy on Twitter: http://twitter.com/blindfilmcritic Follow Tommy on Instagram: http://instagram.com/blindfilmcritic Like Tommy on Facebook: http://facebook.com/tommy.edison Subscribe […]

    Update: 1 Year Anniversary Contest on the BlindFilmCritic channel

    Here’s an update from Tommy on the 1 year anniversary contest for the Blind Film Critic channel. For more information, please watch the original contest video below. 1 Year Anniversary Contest – Original Video Follow Tommy on Twitter: http://twitter.com/blindfilmcritic Follow Tommy on Instagram: http://instagram.com/blindfilmcritic Like Tommy on Facebook: http://facebook.com/tommy.edison Subscribe […]

IN THE MEDIA
  • Here’s a sneak peek at a new video we filmed with car designer Fireball Tim which features Tommy experiencing different types of cars for the first time. Fireball created this vlog which highlights an entire day of filming in Southern California for an upcoming segment on The Tommy Edison Experience. […]

    Sneak Peek at an Upcoming Video with Fireball Tim

    Here’s a sneak peek at a new video we filmed with car designer Fireball Tim which features Tommy experiencing different types of cars for the first time. Fireball created this vlog which highlights an entire day of filming in Southern California for an upcoming segment on The Tommy Edison Experience. […]

  • Channel One Russia’s Anna Nelson interviewed Tommy Edison and Ben Churchill about their work on the blind film critic movie reviews. The interview is written in Russian, but you can translate the text when viewing it through Google Chrome. Plus, you can watch the 7 minute video which explains the […]

    Interview with Channel One Russia

    Channel One Russia’s Anna Nelson interviewed Tommy Edison and Ben Churchill about their work on the blind film critic movie reviews. The interview is written in Russian, but you can translate the text when viewing it through Google Chrome. Plus, you can watch the 7 minute video which explains the […]

  • The Saturday Paper‘s Maxine Beneba Clarke interviewed Tommy while he was in Australia for The Other Film Festival in December 2014. Blind film reviewer Tommy Edison’s ways of seeing Blind since birth, Tommy Edison has made his mark in a most unexpected field – film reviewing. His laugh is disarming, […]

    Tommy Edison’s Ways of Seeing – Interview with The Saturday Paper

    The Saturday Paper‘s Maxine Beneba Clarke interviewed Tommy while he was in Australia for The Other Film Festival in December 2014. Blind film reviewer Tommy Edison’s ways of seeing Blind since birth, Tommy Edison has made his mark in a most unexpected field – film reviewing. His laugh is disarming, […]

  • Tiffany Whisner interviewed Tommy for Assistive Technology at Easter Seals Crossroads about his childhood, making online videos, his love for music, and more. Watching Films with a Unique View It’s the film award season! It’s the time of the year between November and February when most of the important film […]

    Watching Films with a Unique View – Interview with Assistive Technology at Easter Seals Crossroads

    Tiffany Whisner interviewed Tommy for Assistive Technology at Easter Seals Crossroads about his childhood, making online videos, his love for music, and more. Watching Films with a Unique View It’s the film award season! It’s the time of the year between November and February when most of the important film […]

  • BBC Trending‘s Neil Meads interviewed Tommy about how he got started. What is it like to be a blind film critic? Film critic, radio traffic announcer and popular Instagrammer – Tommy Edison delights in doing things you wouldn’t expect a blind person to do. Blind since birth, Edison set up […]

    What is it like to be a blind film critic? – Interview on BBC Trending

    BBC Trending‘s Neil Meads interviewed Tommy about how he got started. What is it like to be a blind film critic? Film critic, radio traffic announcer and popular Instagrammer – Tommy Edison delights in doing things you wouldn’t expect a blind person to do. Blind since birth, Edison set up […]

  • Tommy will be speaking at The Other Film Festival in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, December 7 at 3pm. The event is free. Click here for more information. Book your tickets here. Description: The words blind since birth and serious film critic had never been used in the same sentence until […]

    The Other Film Festival – December 3 – 7, 2014

    Tommy will be speaking at The Other Film Festival in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, December 7 at 3pm. The event is free. Click here for more information. Book your tickets here. Description: The words blind since birth and serious film critic had never been used in the same sentence until […]

  • Tim Kroenert, of Eureka Street, interviews Tommy about his career as a blind film critic. Films a Blind Man Loves Try watching slasher parody Scream 4 with your eyes closed and see how much sense it makes. Likewise, the films that comprise Marvel’s acclaimed Avengers mega-franchise might seem like a […]

    Films a Blind Man Loves – Interview with Eureka Street

    Tim Kroenert, of Eureka Street, interviews Tommy about his career as a blind film critic. Films a Blind Man Loves Try watching slasher parody Scream 4 with your eyes closed and see how much sense it makes. Likewise, the films that comprise Marvel’s acclaimed Avengers mega-franchise might seem like a […]

  • ABC News Breakfast sat down with Tommy while he was visiting Australia to appear at The Other Film Festival. Click below or visit their website to watch the interview.

    Interview on ABC News Breakfast in Australia

    ABC News Breakfast sat down with Tommy while he was visiting Australia to appear at The Other Film Festival. Click below or visit their website to watch the interview.

  • The Age sat down with Tommy while he was visiting Australia to appear at The Other Film Festival. The article includes an interview with Tommy and his review of “Exodus: Gods and Kings.” Photos by Greg Briggs Meet Tommy Edison, the Blind Film Critic Watching movies doesn’t seem the most […]

    Interview with The Age in Australia

    The Age sat down with Tommy while he was visiting Australia to appear at The Other Film Festival. The article includes an interview with Tommy and his review of “Exodus: Gods and Kings.” Photos by Greg Briggs Meet Tommy Edison, the Blind Film Critic Watching movies doesn’t seem the most […]