Temple Grandin (DVD)

This DVD shows a young woman’s perseverance and determination while struggling with the isolating challenges of autism at a time when it was still quite unknown.The film chronicles Temple’s early diagnosis, her turbulent growth and development during her school years, the enduring support she received from her mother, aunt and her science teacher, and her emergence as a woman with an innate sensitivity and understanding of animal behavior.

© 2010 HBO Films
Audience: Parent, Professional
Format: DVD