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Interview: Rose Byrne, Hugh Dancy For ‘Adam’ on Being ‘Mind Blind’ With Asperger’s

19 February 2010 12:08 AM, PST | | See recent news »

Chicago – People who have been diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome, which is on the autistic spectrum, are sometimes described as being “mind blind”. In other words, they often don’t understand what people are thinking.

Rose Byrne and Hugh Dancy star in the film “Adam” to help audiences to visualize the condition, learn how to deal with it and metaphorically highlight it as just one way to understand typical misunderstandings in relationships.

Adam” was released on DVD on Feb. 2, 2010. “Adam” star Rose Byrne is being buzzed about now with her return to TV’s “Damages” with Glenn Close. sat down with Rose Byrne and Hugh Dancy in Chicago to discuss the film.

Rose Byrne (left) and Hugh Dancy in “Adam”.

Photo credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures What does it actually feel like to be “mind blind”?

Hugh Dancy: I think it’d feel incredibly exhausting, frustrating »

- (Adam Fendelman)

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