Autism in Russia


Anton’s Right here is a Russian autism documentary, directed by Lyubov Arkus.

  • Taking the Best New Director Award at the 2012 Abu Dhabi Film Festival

This film is being screened next month, March 2013, at the International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, in Bucharest.


Autism in Russia

There seem to be few services available to autistic people in Russia, outside of being institutionalized.

The only documentary material I have found on the subject of autism in Russia is related to this 2012 documentary film.


Anton’s Right Here: trailer



Russian Special education teacher discusses autism



Film’s director taking audience questions


Anton’s Right Here is currently available on Netflix

1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. A Quiet Week
    Feb 10, 2013 @ 11:34:36

    Yay! I’m still coping with Russian family, here. How nice to find your post. I am looking forward to watching! 🙂


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