On The Spectrum

Southeast US Premiere

Special Needs Comedy, Drama | Israel (2018) | 126 minutes | Hebrew with English Subtitles

On The Spectrum

On The Spectrum
Wednesday, March 11, 7:00 pm at Cinemark Palace 20, Boca Raton
Sponsors: Marianne Jacobs & Jay Brachfeld, Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Services
Wednesday, March 25, 11:00 am at Movies of Delray, Delray Beach
Sponsors: Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Services
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SYNOPSIS:

Three mid-late twenty-year-old roommates, all on the autistic spectrum, share a sheltered apartment, learning to cope with the world around them. ON THE SPECTRUM allows glimpses into the intricate lives of young autistic adults and offers their unique view and interpretation of day-to-day life.

DIRECTOR: Yuval Shafferman | STARRING: Niv Majar, Naomi Levov, Ben Yosipovich | AWARDS: Winner of 9 Awards including Best Drama Series from the Israeli Film Academy 2019; Winner of 3 Golden Nymph Award, Monte-Carlo Television Festival

Speakers:

Janet S. Elinoff, Vice President, Senior Fiduciary Advisor – FL Team Lead, at PNC Wealth Management, is the mother of two children. Her youngest, Evan, has autism. Now age 26, Evan lives in a group home and attends a day program. Janet believes in making a difference in the lives of others and has dedicated her community involvement to advocating for those with disabilities. Janet serves on the boards of Jewish Association for Residential Care (JARC FL) and the Jewish Community Foundation.