Tag Archive | autism

Steve Earle – Virtual 6th Annual John Henry’s Friends Benefit Concert For Autism

Steve Earle – Virtual 6th Annual John Henry’s Friends Benefit Concert For Autism

For five years running, musician/author/playwright/activist Steve Earle has been gathering a group of world-class friends and performers, for a one-night-only concert, which raises money for The Keswell School, an educational program for children and young adults with autism. On December 13th, with the help of Luck Productions and City Winery, Earle’s 6th annual John Henry’s […]

Film Review & Trailer: Life, Animated

Film Review & Trailer: Life, Animated

This documentary about how Disney movies helped an autistic child, both moved and made Frances Winston chuckle in parts. It is sure to be of interest to anyone with an autistic child, or working in the area Directed by: Roger Ross Williams – Starring: Owen Suskind, Ron Suskind, Cornelia Suskind, Wayne Suskind It’s well known […]

Film Review & Trailer: X + Y

Film Review & Trailer: X + Y

Frances Winston feels that this film about autism may not be big on action, but is big on heart, and worth seeing! Directed by: Morgan Matthews – Starring: Asa Butterfield, Rafe Spall, Sally Hawkins, Eddie Marsan, Jo Yang, Alex Lawther, Martin McCann If, like me, you’ve never been called upon to use algebra since you left […]