Today is World Autism Awareness Day. I watched a great film on the weekend. It's called "Snowflake." It's the second time I've seen it. I highly recommend it, it's really good. I love Sigourney, she's fabulous playing Linda, and so is Alan Rickman.
From Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snow_Cake
Snow Cake is a 2006 independent drama film directed by Marc Evans and starring Alan Rickman, Sigourney Weaver, Carrie-Anne Moss, Emily Hampshire, and Callum Keith Rennie. It was released on September 8, 2006 in the UK.
Filmed in Wawa, Ontario, Snow Cake is a drama about the friendship between Linda, a woman with autism (Weaver), and Alex (Rickman) who is traumatized after a car accident involving himself and Linda's daughter (Hampshire).
George shared this link on twitter.
Hey you glorious people – it’s World
#Autism Awareness Day: let's spread the word and make Canada more inclusive... http://tiny.cc/td1wuw