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Overnight America Podcast: July 15th, 2016 - Ron Suskind, Ed Bark, Cheffy Baby

Imagine being trapped inside a Disney movie and having to learn about life mostly from animated characters dancing across a screen of color. A fantasy? A nightmare? 223 more words

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LIFE, ANIMATED (2016) review

(this is a repost of a capsule review from the Chicago Critics Film Festival this past May to coincide with a local theatrical release) 

written by: Ron Suskind (from his novel, Life, Animated – A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism ) 254 more words

How Disney Movies Helped a Boy Deal With His Autism, And Inspire A Film About His Life

You may of have heard Owen Suskind’s story. His award-winning journalist father has shared his story: that of a young 3-year-old boy who started exhibiting symptoms of autism. 136 more words


LIFE, ANIMATED (2016, doc)

 Greetings again from the darkness. The magic of Disney takes on a whole new meaning for Ron and Cornelia Suskind, and their son Owen. Academy Award winning director… 411 more words


Review: Life, Animated, 2016, dir. Roger Ross Williams

I don’t like to have beef with other critics, but when a critic writes something, anything, whatever, that I find to be grossly inept, or offensive, or cruel, or just plain old dumb, I tend to get my hackles up. 91 more words


Life, Animated - A Film Review

Life, Animated

Film review by Thomas W. Campbell

On Monday, June 20, 2016 I moderated a National Board of Review after-screening Q and A of the new documentary Life, Animated. 1,499 more words

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LIFE, ANIMATED (2016): New Trailer For Documentary About A Family’s Relationship With Autism & Disney Movies…

Life, Animated is a documentary about a family’s experience of Autism and the way Disney movies helped them through in an unexpected way…

This is one I want to see because I already agree that film and the stories within them are great equipment for living. 63 more words