More Like You Than Not
Tampa, FL – On Thursday, April 4th, 2013, at The Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay Ollibean Art for Change, is sponsoring an afternoon talk about community acceptance and diversity. This event is open to Boys & Girls Clubs members only. Presented and discussed will be the importance of inclusion and friendship for youth with disabilities. The cast and of the acclaimed feature documentary, Wretches & Jabberers will be joined by The National Center on Inclusive Education’s Mary Schuh, PhD, and Tampa advocate, 13 year old, Henry Frost.
Wretches & Jabberers, a powerful film, directed by Academy Award® winner Gerardine Wurzburg, follows two men, Tracy Thresher and Larry Bissonette, who are on the autism spectrum, as they embark on a global quest to change attitudes about disability, intelligence, and communication.
The WALL STREET JOURNAL called WRETCHES & JABBERERS an “Ingenious documentary about real autistics”