The Indiana Resource Center for Autism (IRCA) at Indiana University and the Autism Society of Indiana have been selected by the Autism Society of America (ASA) to host two screenings of the film Wretches & Jabberers, on April 16 in Bloomington and April 23 in Indianapolis, to commemorate National Autism Awareness Month. Here’s the link to the Press Release: http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/17641.html
Title: Wretches & Jabberers Dates: 4/16 – Bloomington @ Showcase 12 (Third Street); 4/23 – Indianapolis @ Showcase 17 (Meridian Street)
Time: 12 Noon– both locations; doors open at 11:30
Cost: Tickets $7.50 ea. – available to purchase online or at theater in advance (click on link above to theatre box office)
This is a Sensory Friendly Film Event!
About the movie:Wretches & Jabberers, directed by Academy Award winner Gerardine Wurzburg, follows two men with autism, Tracy Thresher and Larry Bissonnette, who embark on a global quest to change attitudes about disability, intelligence and communication. The movie is the latest documentary by Wurzburg, who won the 1993 Academy Award for Best Documentary Short Subject for her film Educating Peter and was again nominated in 2005 for Autism is a World. To view the movie trailer, visit: http://www.wretchesandjabberers.org/