Best and Most Beautiful Things

This documentary tells the story of a precocious 20-year-old woman named Michelle Smith, who lives with her mother off a dirt road in rural Maine. Michelle is quirky and charming, legally blind and diagnosed on the autism spectrum, with big dreams and varied passions. Searching for connection, Michelle explores love and empowerment outside the limits of ""normal"" in a provocative fringe community.

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Garrett Zevgetis
Boston, MA
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