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Herald Sun
Disney helps autistic child to speakand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Disney helps autistic child to speak
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams’ documentary “Life Animated,” which opens on Friday, chronicles Owen’s remarkable growth, aided by the... Read more
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walesonline
Couple left stranded in Montenegro after husband takes illliver infection as well as other ailments which could lead to further complicat
Couple left stranded in Montenegro after husband takes ill
walesonline / Posted an hour ago
liver infection as well as other ailments which could lead to further complications. Christine’s children, Kelly Slee and Ross Williams, flew out to Montenegro to support their mother and stepfather, after attempts made by Christine, 61, to seek... Read more
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News.com.au
Disney helps autistic child to speakand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Disney helps autistic child to speak
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams’ documentary “Life Animated,” which opens on Friday, chronicles Owen’s remarkable growth, aided by the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Disney helps autistic child to speakand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Disney helps autistic child to speak
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams’ documentary “Life Animated,” which opens on Friday, chronicles Owen’s remarkable growth, aided by the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Disney helps autistic child to speakand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Disney helps autistic child to speak
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams’ documentary “Life Animated,” which opens on Friday, chronicles Owen’s remarkable growth, aided by the... Read more
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FOX News
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a starand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a star
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams' documentary "Life Animated," which opens Friday, chronicles Owen's remarkable growth, aided by the colorful,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a starand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a star
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams' documentary "Life Animated," which opens Friday, chronicles Owen's remarkable growth, aided by the colorful,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a starand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a star
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams' documentary "Life Animated," which opens Friday, chronicles Owen's remarkable growth, aided by the colorful,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a starand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a star
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams' documentary "Life Animated," which opens Friday, chronicles Owen's remarkable growth, aided by the colorful,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a starand had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his bes
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a star
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years — albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams’ documentary “Life Animated,” which opens Friday, chronicles Owen’s remarkable growth, aided by the colorful,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a starand had his first conversation with his son in years - albeit one doing his bes
Documentary turns Disney-loving autistic man into a star
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 hours ago
and had his first conversation with his son in years - albeit one doing his best Gilbert Gottfried impression. Roger Ross Williams' documentary "Life Animated," which opens Friday, chronicles Owen's remarkable growth, aided by the colorful,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Nantucket Film Festival: 'Other People' and 'Life, Animated' Win Audience Awardswent to Molly Shannon starrer Other People, written and directed by Chris Kelly
Nantucket Film Festival: 'Other People' and 'Life, Animated' Win Audience Awards
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
went to Molly Shannon starrer Other People, written and directed by Chris Kelly, and Life, Animated, directed by Roger Ross Williams, respectively. Captain Fantastic, starring Viggo Mortensen and written and directed by Matt Ross, was named the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
In the autism documentary 'Life, Animated,' a new kind of screen hero emergesa coming-of-age documentary opening July 1 in which the protagonist -- Owen --
In the autism documentary 'Life, Animated,' a new kind of screen hero emerges
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
a coming-of-age documentary opening July 1 in which the protagonist -- Owen -- happens to have autism. Director Roger Ross Williams shot the film during a pivotal year in Owen’s life, when he moved into his own apartment for the first time and... Read more
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The Washington Times
AFI Docs fest features social issues filmsnot been exposed to Disney films, which taught him to speak and come at least p
AFI Docs fest features social issues films
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
not been exposed to Disney films, which taught him to speak and come at least partially out of his shell. Director Roger Ross Williams, working from a book by Mr. Suskind’s father, Ron (who also appears in the film) follows the younger Mr.... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You' to Screen at newportFILM OutdoorsThe summer series, now in its 7th year, also will include Roger Ross Williams a
'Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You' to Screen at newportFILM Outdoors
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
The summer series, now in its 7th year, also will include Roger Ross Williams autism doc 'Life, Animated' and Morgan Neville’s 'The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma & the Silk Road Ensemble.' newportFILM unveiled the lineup of documentaries for its... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Nantucket Film Festival: Molly Shannon on How Motherhood, 'SNL' Informed Dramedy 'Other People'the highlights of the six-day event, which opened with a daytime screening of F
Nantucket Film Festival: Molly Shannon on How Motherhood, 'SNL' Informed Dramedy 'Other People'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
the highlights of the six-day event, which opened with a daytime screening of Finding Dory and an evening showing of Roger Ross Williams' Life, Animated, a documentary about an autistic boy who used Disney animated films to communicate with his... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
At 'Life, Animated' premiere, Disney, and a young man, come to lifein the role they do for Owen Suskind in "Life, Animated," a new documentary fro
At 'Life, Animated' premiere, Disney, and a young man, come to life
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
in the role they do for Owen Suskind in "Life, Animated," a new documentary from the Oscar-winning director Roger Ross Williams. For much of his life, Suskind has faced challenges relating to his autism – struggling to connect socially,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at Nantucket Film FestivalMos Def, Sarah Silverman, Mike Birbiglia, Lili Taylor, Rosie Perez, and Alan Cu
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at Nantucket Film Festival
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Mos Def, Sarah Silverman, Mike Birbiglia, Lili Taylor, Rosie Perez, and Alan Cumming. The opening night flick is Roger Ross Williams’ indie “Life, Animated,” a real-life fairy tale about an autistic boy who used Disney animated films to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at film festMos Def, Sarah Silverman, Mike Birbiglia, Lili Taylor, Rosie Perez, and Alan Cu
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at film fest
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Mos Def, Sarah Silverman, Mike Birbiglia, Lili Taylor, Rosie Perez, and Alan Cumming. The opening night flick is Roger Ross Williams’ indie “Life, Animated,” a real-life fairy tale about an autistic boy who used Disney animated films to... Read more
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/Film
Life Animated Trailer: How Disney Movies Helped One Kid Cope with Autismsurprise appearances by some trademark Disney voice actors and filmmakers. Fro
Life Animated Trailer: How Disney Movies Helped One Kid Cope with Autism
/Film / Posted 15 days ago
surprise appearances by some trademark Disney voice actors and filmmakers. From Academy Award® winning director Roger Ross Williams, LIFE, ANIMATED is the inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child... Read more
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/Film
This Week In Trailers: Life, Animated, Eat That Question, Cosmos, Embrace, Wall Writersof their truth have an impact, so too can be a documentary that wants to tell a
This Week In Trailers: Life, Animated, Eat That Question, Cosmos, Embrace, Wall Writers
/Film / Posted 18 days ago
of their truth have an impact, so too can be a documentary that wants to tell a story. Academy Award winning director Roger Ross Williams interestingly looks at one boy’s journey through autism and focuses on telling that boy’s truth. The trailer... Read more
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The Oklahoman
A weekend survival guide for deadCenter film festival in Oklahoma Cityand connect through classic Disney films. Why you should see it: Headed by Aca
A weekend survival guide for deadCenter film festival in Oklahoma City
The Oklahoman / Posted 19 days ago
and connect through classic Disney films. Why you should see it: Headed by Academy Award-winning director Roger Ross Williams and based on Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ron Suskind's book of the same name, “Life, Animated” brings to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A. Film Festival: The diversity dilemma, plus nine movies to seeTaylour Paige) who gives the movie its title. “Life, Animated.” This captivati
L.A. Film Festival: The diversity dilemma, plus nine movies to see
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
Taylour Paige) who gives the movie its title. “Life, Animated.” This captivating and emotional documentary from Roger Ross Williams (“God Loves Uganda”) follows an autistic young man and the crucial role that Disney movies have played in his... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Los Angeles Film Festival: Nate Parker Q&A and 11 More Can't-Miss HighlightsWriting Award and an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Production Grant. LIFE, ANIMAT
Los Angeles Film Festival: Nate Parker Q&A and 11 More Can't-Miss Highlights
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 28 days ago
Writing Award and an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Production Grant. LIFE, ANIMATEDJune 6, ArcLight Culver City Roger Ross Williams' documentary is based on journalist Ron Suskind's book about how Suskind's autistic son learned to communicate... Read more
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