After struggling with many treatment options, a family decides to give their son medical cannabis to lessen the effects of his autism.
This groundbreaking documentary, made in 1970, focuses on Georgia, a four-year-old with Autism in her special education class.
A boy has a little sister with Angelman Syndrome. Through a poem he wrote, we see the strong bond that exists between them.
An Academy Award nominated documentary on a woman with autism’s inner world, her writing, and the friends she makes.
In the Somali refugee population of Minnesota, many American-born children are being diagnosed with severe Autism.
The story of Deirdre, a young girl from New York struggling to accept Los Angeles as her new home.
A strong mosaic narration representing three people of different ethnic origin having a physical or mental disability.
Follow Jayden, a two and half year old diagnosed with autism, through his first months of school in the Bronx.
A story about a young boy with autism named Tyler Doi who loves wind chimes.
In Cuba, a group of mothers bring their children with Down syndrome to perform with joy and verve in a park for a public audience.
Identical twins born only three minutes apart are separated by a large distinction: Ella has Down syndrome while Eavan does not.
We focus on 4 men raising children with various disabilities as they share their hopes, dreams, joys and challenges.
Lucy thinks her brother, Luka, is broken. His obsessive, meticulous, infuriating arrangements of sugar cubes and thimbles prove it.
An inspiring, heart-warming story about Cory: a brilliant and talented 11 year-old boy with autism with a passion for dogs.
A mother’s mental strength is tested when she enrolls her son with autism in an ice skating program.
Ollie, a young mother-to-be, faces the possibility of having a child with Down’s syndrome.
Libby provides some insight about the joys of living with her best friend, and big brother, Max, who has Down syndrome.
An inspirational short documentary about a boy with Down syndrome and his love of baseball.
Two kids on a merry-go-round, one is “normal”, the other has Down syndrome.
Karla has the sweetest big brother she could hope for. Nordahl loves cuddles and he’s a fun playmate. He also needs lots of care.
Lou, a boy with a developmental disability, sings and plays the piano, as he tells of his life, his enjoyments and difficulties.
Zach is simply asking the world to listen and to see his little brother, Cam, for ‘who he is’ and not just by ‘how he is’.
A hand-drawn animation exploring a mother’s natural concerns for her son Joel and his transition into adulthood.
A young girl tries to understand why her brother, who has autism, is not like the other children and gives her version of the facts.
A father-son fishing duo from Brooklyn go fishing in Jamaica Bay, Queens. Little Sal uses fishing to connect to the world.
On the day of their mother’s funeral, Dani finds his brother Joel, a boy with special needs, hiding under the bed.
As a 12-year-old grapples with identity, his family faces the emotional realities of his autism diagnosis.
Siblings is a touching look inside the world of those who have grown up with a brother or sister with a developmental disability.
“Spectrum” combines live action and animation to reveal the underlying sensory differences that create an autistic perspective.
“Spectrum” combines live action and animation to explore the inner sensory experience of autism.
This film gives a view into the lives of children with autism at home and at school, and profiles the efforts of parents and teachers.
After epileptic seizures as a baby, Agnes was suspected of having autism. Her mother, a filmmaker, focuses on the inner family sphere.
Brothers and sisters have a unique window into each other’s world especially when one of the siblings in the family has autism.
Rachel writes a letter to her future children describing her experiences of caring for her big brother.
“Ups Not Downs” shows how one family in the UK deals with day-to-day life with a child with Down syndrome.
Focusing on an institution located in Staten Island, NY, this film, with reporter, Geraldo Rivera, was one of the first exposés on local TV.
Wojtek is a Star Wars fan with dreams of becoming a pilot. Together with his dad they achieve what only a few accomplish.
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