2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Through the Eyes of Autism

Saturday, March 19
11:15AM - 12:55PM

Satellite Venue: Marchesa
6226 Middle Fiskville Rd


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Langham Creek High School film student Jared DeDonato directs his first documentary with four friends who share three bonds – they all have Autism, they all have been hurt by others, and they want everyone to know how it feels.

Section: Texas High School Shorts Competition
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 5min

Director: Jared DeDonato

Executive Producer: Brandy Milson

Producer: Colin Kotara

Cinematographer: Jared DeDonato

Editor: Jared DeDonato

Additional Credits: Special Thanks: R. Dave DeJohn, Special Thanks: Vanessa Mares, Special Thanks: Mitzi Loera , Special Thanks: John Taylor , Very Special Thanks: Jennifer DeDonato

Principal Cast: Jared DeDonato, Colin Cotara, Rodolfo Castro, Connor Slaton


Jared is a senior film student at Langham Creek High School in Cypress Fairbanks ISD. As an autistic person himself, Jared hopes his documentary THROUGH THE EYES OF AUTISM helps people understand Austism better, and how to treat those with it.

Publicity Contact
Dave DeJohn



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