Look Who’s Filming: Aspiring Filmmakers on the SpectrumThe Autism Site
Educational opportunities and programs have improved significantly in recent years for children and adolescents with autism, but once they reach adulthood, support drastically drops-off for people on the spectrum. The sudden dissolve of structure can be psychologically devastating, particularly for individuals who rely on routines to maintain a healthy mindset.
That’s why director and producer Joey Travolta founded the practical film workshop Inclusion Films. The purpose of the program is to teach adults with developmental disabilities the art of creating a film, and how to use that knowledge to join the film industry.
Watch the video for a quick tour of the Inclusion Films studio.