Pre-Conference Movie Premiere of Life, Animated
Join us on Thursday, March 2nd as the Autism Across the Lifespan Conference Committee brings you the Academy Nominated Film, Life, Animated. We are very excited to be able to share this film with you prior to the conference. Life, Animated is a documentary film by Academy Award winning filmmaker Roger Ross Williams based on a book by Pulitzer Prize winning writer Ron Suskind. http://lifeanimateddoc.com/
Life, Animated is the true story of Owen Suskind and his journey with autism and how he was able to adapt his life through Disney movie characters This experience was able to allow Owen to be able to communicate to his family and friends. His father, Ron Suskind the author of the book, will be our keynote speaker on Friday, March 3rd.
This viewing of the film is free and open to the community. The showing will start at 7pm and last til 8:30pm in the Polsky Theatre inside the Carlsen Center.
To register for the conference visit www.ksautismconference.org or call 913-469-2323 Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm. Conference registration ends at noon on Wednesday, March 1st. Attendees to the conference will need to register.
To attend the viewing of the film click below how many will be attending in your party so we will have an idea of attendees. Everyone is welcome.
*****registering for the viewing of the film does not register you for the conference
Date and Time
Johnson County Community College Carlsen Center in Polsky Theatre
12345 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66210