Wretches & Jabberers
Release Date: April 1st, 2011
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 30 min.
Two autistic men set out on a global road trip to change people's attitudes about disability.
Director: Gerardine Wurzburg
A documentary about autism that's nearly perfect in doing what an advocacy documentary should do: show rather than tell, entertain rather than preach. show more
While the movie meanders a tad too much and suffers from J. Ralph's wretchedly literal-minded folk-rock soundtrack, Wretches succeeds in communicating both the daily struggles and the determination of its autistic subjects, whether American or international. show more
The road trip provides some spectacular images, but it's the two protagonists that hold the most interest. Their reactions are unpredictable; their insights, illuminating and often quite funny. show more