Filmmaker with MS turns the lens on himself

June 18, 2014 5:03 PM

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Filmmaker with MS turns the lens on himself

Jason DaSilva was walking with a cane by the time he was 26. Over the next seven years, he would start using a walker, a wheelchair and finally, a motorized scooter.

DaSilva, who was diagnosed with primary-progressive multiple sclerosis when he was 25, is the filmmaker and subject of his own POV documentary When I Walk, premiering Monday, 10 p.m. ET on PBS. The film spans seven years of DaSilva's life after he is diagnosed, following him through his first wheelc...

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