- Rated PG
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 10/11/2016
The inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated films. This emotional coming-of-age story follows Owen as he graduates to adulthood and takes his first steps toward independence. Recipient of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival Directing Award (US Documentary). Based on the best-selling book, "Life Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes and Autism," by Owen's father, Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Suskind.