Independent Lens

Best and Most Beautiful Things

Season 18 Episode 3 | 55m 56s | Video has closed captioning.

Michelle, a precocious 20-year-old woman living in rural Maine with her mother, is legally blind and on the autism spectrum. With big dreams and varied passions, she explores love and empowerment outside the limits of “normal” through a provocative sex-positive community. Best and Most Beautiful Things tells Michelle’s joyful story of self-discovery as a celebration of outcasts everywhere.

Aired: 01/02/17

Expired: 11/14/18

Rating: NR

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