Autism Is a World

"Autism Is A World" is an American short film by Sue Rubin. She is an autistic woman who was misdiagnosed as retarded when she was a child. When she was thirteen she learned to use a computer keyboard to communicate and otherwise express herself. In the process, she revealed she wasn't retarded at all, but highly intelligent. She eventually went to college and majored in history.

2004 | 40 min | 6.9/10
Autism Is a World