French Film Festival: LATEST NEWS FROM THE COSMOS
Showings at 5 & 8
For most of her life, Helene, an autistic child who lived with her parents in rural France, did not communicate. And then, at the age of 21-with no formal schooling and never taught to read or write-she did. By arranging laminated alphabet letters, Helene created words, then phrases and finally a book, one letter at a time. Director Julie Bertuccelli prompts us to contemplate the nature of creativity and communication and the hidden potential in humans of all abilities..
Thursday, February 15 at 5:00pm to 10:00pm
The Floyd Theater