Beyond the Spectrum: A Family’s Year Confronting Autism

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 – 7:30pm
Canada 2017. Dir: Steve Suderman. 86 min. DCP

VANCOUVER PREMIERE! A family grapples with the challenges of autism in this new documentary. Post-screening discussion with Dr. Suzanne Lewis. Co-sponsored by Pacific Autism Family Network.

Best and Most Beautiful Things

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 – 7:30pm
USA 2015. Dir: Garrett Zevgetis. 91 min. DCP

VANCOUVER PREMIERE | This touching documentary traces the journey of self-discovery for a twenty-year-old woman who is legally blind and on the autism spectrum. Post-screening discussion with Shawn Marsolais.

Autism in Love

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 – 7:30pm
USA 2015. Dir: Matt Fuller. 75 min. Blu-ray Disc
Post-screening discussion with Dr. Anthony Bailey

VANCOUVER PREMIERE! Matt Fuller’s hopeful and affecting documentary looks at the romantic relationships of four adults with autism.

Autism is a World + Autism Every Day

Wednesday, March 21 – 7:30pm
Post-screening discussion with Dr. Vikram Dua
Co-sponsored by the Autism Society of British Columbia

A 2005 Oscar nominee for Best Documentary Short, Autism is a World tells the story of Sue Rubin, a young woman with autism.

Autism Every Day offers an honest, unvarnished portrayal of the challenges faced by several families as they confront, with uncompromising hope and unconditional love, the difficulties of raising an autistic child.