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"Keep The Change" by Rachel Israel (2017)

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Keep the change
A film “devoted to the intricacies of the autistic experience” [Derek Smith]
Great performances!
Cast: Jessica Walter, Christina Brucato, Jennifer Brito
Director: Rachel Israel
Writer: Rachel Israel
Music by Amie Doherty
Cinematography by Zachary Halberd
Film Editing by Alex Camilleri

“The Accountant” (Gavin O’Connor, USA 2016)

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strongest: minorities (autistic hero + colored woman as investigator)
weakest: script + message

Cast: Ben Affleck, J.K. Simmons, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Robert C. Treveiler, John Lithgow, Anna Kendrick, Jeffrey Tambor, Jon Bernthal
Director: Gavin O’Connor
Writer: Bill Dubuque
Cinematographer: Seamus McGarvey
Editor: Richard Pearson
Composer: Mark Isham