Temple Grandin

HBO Films presents ; a Ruby Films production ; a Gerson Saines production ; a Mick Jackson film ; produced by Scott Ferguson ; screenplay by Christopher Monger and William Merritt Johnson ; directed by Mick Jackson.

Based on the writings by its title subject, HBO Film's Temple Grandin starring Golden Globe winner Claire Danes is an engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories. The visually inventive film offers stunning insights into Grandin's world, taking the audience inside her mind with a series of snapshot images that trace her self-perceptions and journey from childhood through young adulthood to the beginning of her career, and beyond.


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Erica JesonisPosted January 24, 2011

I loved this movie so much that I couldn't stop talking about it for weeks. Why? It gives a rare and beautiful glimpse into the world of the autistic mind. Based on the writings of an amazing autistic woman, the movie follows the life of Temple Gra...

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