Influence



Director(S)

Michael Bergman


Synopsis

Inspired by writer/director Michael Bergmann's severly autistic 18 year old son, "Influence" is the story of a first date for two autistic teenagers who can't speak. With their parents' help the two communicate mainly by spelling letters on a board. The film explores young love as these two determined deeply challenged young people struggle to find their way with each other and the controversial issues surrounding assisted communication.

Year

2018

Genre

Rom / Com

Run time

90' 

Language

English