The BridgeJuly 9, 2019
After the sudden death of his parents, a young man must choose between returning to his home village in the west of Ireland to care for his estranged younger brother, and a bright future in Canada.
LockedJuly 15, 2006
April 2nd is the Autism Awareness Day and therefore Jacob Frey thought he'd share one of the first video projects he created. In 2006 Jacob Frey applied at the Netherlands Film Academy in Amsterdam and as an application exercise had to create a video to "being locked in a room". His skillset back then was very limited and he just started to dive into video software. Even though Jacob Frey got accepted to their course he instead decided to gamble and wait for the application results at Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg. Luckily he managed to get one of the few spots and started his path towards becoming an animator.
Janet Adler's moving 1970 short documentary about dance therapy illustrates a therapeutic approach using body and movements. The most powerful sequence shows the therapist working individually with two autistic girls.
Generation A: Portraits of Autism and the ArtsNovember 6, 2015
A documentary about young people with autism, and how arts and creative therapies help them to lead fuller lives.
Departing for college, Abbie leaves her parents and brother who has autism and is non-verbal. As she explores her independence and sexuality, she's torn between her new life and her love for her brother.
The Reason I JumpJanuary 23, 2020
This immersive film explores the experiences of nonspeaking autistic people around the world.
Richard and Jaco: Life with AutismApril 4, 2017
A documentary exploring autism through the eyes of Welsh actor Richard Mylan and his 11 year old son, who is on the autism spectrum.
By the WindMarch 3, 2017
Margot, 60 years old., lives in a remote country house and takes care of her autistic son, Marc-André. The sudden disappearance of the dog disrupts their quiet life on the frozen lake in Northern Quebec.
L'enfant de la nuit.April 4, 2001
A mother struggles so that her young autistic son can have a life like any child of his age.
Secret IngredientsOctober 10, 2018
While the debate continues about GMOs, Roundup and other toxic pesticides, this powerful film shares remarkable stories of people who regain their health after discovering the secret ingredients in their food and making a bold commitment to avoid them.
AnnaNovember 7, 2015
Anna is a young woman on the Autism Spectrum who enjoys living a life of rigorous routine. When someone unintentionally sits on her seat on her morning bus, her day is sent spinning out of control.
HoleApril 4, 2020
Mo is an adult with autism spectrum disorder who spends a lot of time in their brain. Today, a hole started following them.
Noah's TruckSeptember 15, 2017
A heartfelt story about 3 separate family struggles. While Noah's parents have a difficult time saving their marriage, they struggle to understand what it takes to raise their 4 year old son with Autism. Alongside that, after being diagnosed with Leukaemia, 5 year old Franki and her young, single-mother Lucy are facing this scary and new, world alone. Both Ben and Jacob are looking their worst nightmare in the face when they are suddenly forced to move in with their estranged Father after the sudden passing of their Mother. But how are they all connected?
DeejOctober 17, 2017
Robert Rooy's documentary follows DJ Savarese ("Deej"), a mute, autistic writer and poet. The film explores his difficult early life, his quest for an education, and his advocacy for others with nonspeaking autism.
Spectrum: A Story of the MindJune 3, 2015
A documentary about autism and sensory perception that features live-action and animated segments.
Handbook for GardeningSeptember 1, 2017
Aria gives birth to a son Leo. The happy event turns into a nightmare, when she becomes aware of how different he is as he shoots Prickly branches from his body.