Louis theroux visits an innovative school for children with autism and speaks with the families about their unique challenges and joys. Louis theroux pulls back the folds of plastic america and gets under the skin of the plastic surgery patients who crowd the clinics of beverly hills. In a career spanning nearly two decades, he has interrogated the engrained criminals at san quentin prison. Extreme love autism tv movie documentary 2012 self presenter louis theroux. There he was, talking to nicky, a 19 yearold with fairly mild autism. There he meets the students and their families to get a glimpse of what life is like for them, and to experience the. Extreme love autism bbc two, the everunflappable documentary maker looked flapped. Louis visits one of the best schools in america for autism. Louis travels to dl c warren in new jersey, one of the most innovative autism schools of its kind, to find out how specialised intervention can help both the children and the families who care for them. Paul edward theroux born april 10, 1941 is an american travel writer and novelist, whose bestknown work is the great railway bazaar 1975. Does anyone remember the documentary about adhd and medication. Extreme love autism tv movie 2012 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. He spends time with sufferers and relatives, exploring the. Louis theroux looks at the extreme pressures placed on relationships by conditions such as autism and dementia, meeting both those diagnosed and the people who love and care for them.
You might like similar programs to this, shown below. There is no evidence that louis theroux is autistic. In america nearly one in a hundred children are diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder, a staggering increase from only 20 years ago, and babies and toddlers are now routinely tested for evidence. Travelling to americas heartlands, louis theroux spends time with people who have private collections of tigers and chimpanzees. Americas most dangerous pets tv movie documentary 2011 louis theroux. There he finds out how specialised intervention can help both the pupils and the families that care for them. His interview and documentary techniques have made him one of the worlds most famous investigative filmmakers and presenters. He meets the students and their families to get a glimpse of what life is like for them and. There he meets the students and their families to get a glimpse of what life is like for them, and to experience the pleasures and the challenges faced by children with autism. Extreme love dementia tv movie documentary 2012 self presenter daybreak tv series 2012 self guest 1 episode, 2012 louis theroux. The weird world of louis theroux 2007 is a compilation episode and not included in this list. His 2 part series, extreme love, is worth watching as it shows us the reality of louis theroux investigate life with autism. There he meets the students and their families to get a glimpse of.
Theroux travels to the city of phoenix, arizona, considered the capital of dementia care, spending time at beatitudes, a residential institution for those with dementia. Louis theroux extreme love autism louis visits one of the best schools in america for autism. Aug 11, 2016 louis theroux drops in at a traumatic time for new residents and their families at the beatitudes senior living campus, in arizona taken from louis theroux. This is ok because really the footage of the children is still engaging to see this world, but i guess it probably only works if you are a stranger to this world as i am. He also visits the schools that serve children with autism, and visits a severelyaffected young man who was institutionalized after setting his home on fire at the age of 8. He has received two british academy television awar. Enjoy a rich lineup of tv shows and movies included with your prime membership. Autism last week, louis theroux returned to our screens in an endearing, important documentary on the highs and lows of parenting an autistic child.
In the first of two explorations into how people manage to love in the most extreme of circumstances, louis theroux travels to new jersey to meet. Apr 17, 2016 not all autistic people have a desire to find a partner. He meets the students and their families to get a glimpse of what life is like for them and to experience the pleasures and the strains of one of the most extraordinary kinds of relationship. When asked why do you think this film is important, carolina replies, at the end of the day this film is not about autism. Louis sebastian theroux is a britishamerican documentary filmmaker, journalist, broadcaster, and author. Austism, louis meets joey, whose mother carol is finding it increasingly hard to cope with. Louis theroux explores the lives of families who are raising autistic children. More children than ever are being diagnosed as autistic. He has published numerous works of fiction, some of which were adapted as feature films. Miami jail and by reason of insanity both consists of two parts. Produced by simon chinna schoolfriend of theroux sand directed by john dower, the film covers theroux attempting to gain access to the secretive church of scientology. Louis visits the development learning centre in new jersey and gets to know some of the kids, all at. I like louis theroux but i agree that he does tend to look for extreme examples of a subject matter.
Mar 22, 2016 louis visits one of the best schools in america for autism. Louis theroux extreme love, autism by aditi bhatia on prezi. Camera angles static shots type of documentary music informational gives audience further insight three act structure 3rd act 2nd act 1st act resolution conflict. Autism is a 2012 british documentary film by louis theroux the documentary is the first part of theroux s extreme love, along with extreme love. Hugh on louis therouxs medicated kids wrong planet. Temple grandin has stated that shes never had an interest in love or marriage. The other louis theroux list wasnt updated anymore, so i made a new one. The film captures all this and really theroux himself doesnt really have a chance to do his normal thing because he. Louis theroux season 1 episode 20 in america nearly one child in a hundred is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder a brain disorder characterised by an inability to socialise and communicate. Bbc two louis theroux, extreme love, autism, nickys.
Autism in love original motion picture soundtrack licensed to youtube by. On 10 october there is a special screening of the film followed by an evening with louis theroux, broadcast live from the royal festival hall to participating cinemas. Apr 19, 2012 louis theroux extreme love bbc2 was also brilliant, but for very different reasons. Louis travels to dlc warren in new jersey, an innovative autism school.
Just watched some of louis americas medicated kids and i hated it. Austism, louis meets joey, whose mother carol is finding it increasingly hard to cope with some of the more challenging aspects of his disorder. I have a two and a half year old who thankfully seems fine, but i could not deal with a child with mental disabilities. Theroux visits the dlc warren school in new jersey, one of the best schools in the united states for autism. Bbc louis theroux extreme love 1of 2 autism pdtv by. I felt he manipulated the answers of the 11year old to try and make him out to be an attention seeker. Surviving americas most hated family documentary 2019 self. For those of you who havent already seen this, were very pleased to be able to share another clip from louis new documentary extreme love. Back at home, joey convinces theroux to draw a picture and navigates the internet. I work with some facilities that deal with children and adults with autism, down syndrome and others, and i just could not do it. Theroux also meets individuals in the phoenix area who are trying to keep.
Extreme love autism tv movie documentary 2012 louis theroux. Louis theroux s documentaries follow his attempts to get to know the people at the heart of some of the worlds and especially americas most controversial and fascinating lifestyles. The first one, on autism, was screened on dutch tv last friday, and can be seen on your computer screen for the next 60 hours on this website original with dutch subtitles. As this is an area for people to chat and support one another, netmums has not checked the qualifications of anyone posting. My thoughts on bbc louis theroux extreme love autism.
Louis travels to one of the most innovative autism schools of its kind the dlc warren in new jersey. Autism is a 2012 british documentary film by louis theroux. He was awarded the 1981 james tait black memorial prize for his novel the mosquito coast, which was adapted for the 1986 movie of the same name. Dont think ill be watching extreme love the title alone is enough to make me want to want to punch him. Extreme love autism kicked off the interviewers new twopart series with a look at an innovative centre dealing with autistic children in america. Autism in love streaming on netflix the art of autism. Louis theroux travels to dlc warren in new jersey, one of the most innovative schools of its. Autism, which is being shown in the uk this thursday 19th april on bbc2, at 9pm. The documentary is the first part of therouxs extreme love, along with extreme love. Quotes in 2012 so the rumours seem to have been in some degree validated.
Extreme love autism 2012 is available on netflix united states. Adrev for a 3rd party on behalf of soundtrack records soundtrack records. Apr 17, 2012 for those of you who havent already seen this, were very pleased to be able to share another clip from louis new documentary extreme love. His career started in journalism and bears influences of notable writers in his family, such as his father paul theroux and brother marcel. Miami megajail tv miniseries documentary 2011 2 episodes americas most hated family in crisis documentary 2011. Extreme love autism extreme love autism was a documentary that full of sympathetic and described what. Theroux is always able to befriend everyone he comes across no matter who they are or what their situation is, but every time his subjects happen to be kids there is always a sweetness to the friendship that is just genuinely nice to watch. Autism, followed several american families who are raising children with autism. Born in singapore to a british mother and american father, theroux s. He is best known for his documentary series, including louis theroux s weird weekends,when louis met. There he finds out how specialised intervention can help both the children and the families that care for them.
The film captures all this and really theroux himself doesnt really have a chance to do his normal thing because he cant charm and small talk into these childrens lives the way he often would. This is autisme louis theroux by inges kattehjem on vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them. The documentary is the second part of theroux s extreme love, along with extreme love. Louis sebastian theroux is a british documentary filmmaker and broadcaster. Louis meets different people suffering from anorexia and sees how it impacts their family as well as their personal health. Louis sebastian theroux is a british documentary filmmaker, journalist and broadcaster. I havent seen itvs expose on jimmy savile yet, but from what i understand there are a number of credible accounts from underaged teenaged girls of jimmy abusing his position of. The film premiered at the london film festival in 2015 and was released in. Theroux reflects on what he learned while spending time with families of autistic children. Louis spends time with gangs of fighthardened young men known as area boys, who wield real power on the streets of lagos, nigeria. Louis theroux travels to the groundbreaking dlc warren school in new jersey, usa, to find out how specialised intervention can help children with autism. Episode 1 of 2 louis visits one of the best schools in america for autism. Autism wikimili, the free encyclopedia wikimili, the free encyclopedia.
Theroux gets a part in a female muscle film being made at the farm. Louis theroux is a fantastic documentary maker and i felt they focused too much on autistic behaviour rather than the communication of the individuals and their families. Dementia theroux visits the dlc warren school in new jersey, one of the best schools in the united states for autism. Louis travels to phoenix, arizona the capital of dementia care. Louis theroux is a british reporter who creates controversial documentaries. Theroux style works pretty well here though and the only problem i thought that came with it was that yet again his 4 sentence conclusion at the end of the film was a bit too glib and easy compared to what we had seen. Louis theroux visits families with autism crooked timber. Apr 22, 2012 informativehilarious editing from the louis theroux documentary team. Louis travels to dlc warren in new jersey, one of the most innovative autism schools of its kind, to find out how specialised intervention can. Louis theroux april 18, 2012 in his new documentary extreme love.1136 1471 186 148 76 309 898 668 67 276 82 739 619 915 1363 1374 840 209 393 428 612 20 877 1462 807 1187 721 1385 1210 1187 146