3 shows and movies about autism

December 27, 2017

Atypical

 

Atypical is a popular show on Netflix about a boy with autism. When a teen on the spectrum decides to get a girlfriend, his bid for more independence puts his whole family on a path of self-discovery. 

A Boy Called Po

Looking for a movie about autism? After his wife's death, an overworked engineer struggles to care for his son with autism, who regresses into a fantasy world to escape real-life bullying.

The Lighthouse of the Orcas

A mother travels to Patagonia with her autistic son with the hopes that a ranger and a pod of wild orcas can help him find an emotional connection. (Turn on English subtitles in Youtube settings)

 

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