Award-winning filmmaker Marianne Kaplan shares her son’s struggle to graduate elementary school in this intensely personal documentary about growing up with Asperger Syndrome.
A multiple award-winner, The Boy Inside follows 12-year-old Adam as he tries desperately to control his outbursts and make sense of bullies, girls and life in the real world. A rare insight into an increasingly common neurological disorder, this film is the story of a family on the edge as they work to overcome a form of autism the world is only now beginning to recognize.
What's New: Speaking Engagements
Adam, now 19 years old, and his producer director mom - Marianne Kaplan, offer presentations for students, teachers and general audiences on the topic of autism spectrum disorder and bullying. Together or individually, Adam and Marianne provide a powerful learning experience that is guaranteed to enlighten and inspire.