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Sophie and Ben: A Mother and Son's Journey Through Asperger's

Nov 20, 2015 | 580 videos
Video by Independent Lens

The short film Sophie and Ben is about a mother and her son who has an autism diagnosis. It was filmed by Sophie Sartain, who directed the feature-length Independent Lens documentary, Mimi and Dona, which also explores the trials of parenting and care. Mimi and Dona broadcasts November 23, 2015 at 10:30 pm on PBS, and will be streaming online through December 23, 2015, for more information about the film you can visit the Independent Lens website.

Author: Nadine Ajaka


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