part of the VLSI neurodiversity film series
USA, Rated PG, 103 minutes
Director: Mick Jackson
Cast: Claire Danes, Julia Ormond, David Strathairn
Tuesday, October 15, 7:00 pm
Director Mick Jackson teams with screenwriters Christopher Monger and William Merritt Johnson to tell the story of autistic icon Temple Grandin, a woman who refused to let her disorder limit her true potential. Adapted from Grandin's own writings, the film allows the audience to experience the world much like she does while recounting her colorful life and remarkable achievements from childhood to adulthood.