How to Dance in Ohio

21 Oct 2015 - By TW Staff

(Above: Nancy Abraham, SVP of HBO Documentary Films; Filmmaker Alexandra Shiva; President of HBO Documentary Films Sheila Nevins; and Executive Producer Jason Blum)

In the new HBO Documentary How to Dance in Ohio, filmmaker Alexandra Shiva shines a light on the struggles and, ultimately, the resilience of adolescents with autism.

On Monday evening in New York City, Shiva was joined by HBO's Sheila Nevins and others at Time Warner Center to premiere the film. According to Variety, "Just about everybody wanted a hug from filmmaker Alexandra Shiva as they left the screening room…"

See photos from the premiere below and scroll down to watch the trailer. How to Dance in Ohio premieres Monday, October 26, on HBO.