Ethan Johnson

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Ethan Johnson
Portrayed bySamuel Barnett (teenager)
Flynn Smith (child)
Appears inIcarus in Love (2013)

Ethan Johnson is the main character in the short film Icarus in Love.

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The short film is based on the true story of a 15-year-old with Asperger's syndrome who went missing as he made a 950+ km bike trip without telling anyone.[1][2]


When his childhood friend Amy moves away to Sydney, 15-year old Ethan Johnson makes the 1008-kilometer trip by bike to go see her.


Ethan is stated to have Asperger's in the film's summary.[3][4]


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