On a Journey to find herself,
they found each other
Jennifer is left as the sole caretaker of her autistic brother, Charlie. After being evicted from their home and unequipped to deal with the burden of her autistic brother, she decides to drive Charlie across the United States to their estranged father’s motel. During their four days on long dusty roads, they are thrust into a life of, laughter, insecurity, violence, crime and self-discovery. As their journey takes a turn for the worse, she discovers that she needs her brother just as much as he needs her.
written and directed by OLIVIER BERNIER
produced by KEVIN JANKE
a ROTA6 and FINITEMEDIA production
cinematography by MARK KOENIG
music by AUSTIN WINTORY
THINGS YOU CAN DO TO SUPPORT AUTISM AWARENESS
Like Jennifer, families with autism need your help. With Diagnosis rates on the rise and still no cure families need your support. Donating to research, finding a local family and giving them your support, or spreading general awareness to the public are all helpful ways. Two great places to start your search for what you can do are lisited below.
Autism Speaks has grown into the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
The Autism Society's mission is focused on 5 core areas: Advocacy, Education, Support, Services, Research.
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