A screening of I Remember Better When I Paint, a documentary film about the power of the creative arts and dementia, is being hosted by Mobile Art Program. This is the premiere screening of the documentary in Austin, Texas.
Date: Thursday, May 9, 2013
Location: St Edward’s University Campus, Ragsdale Center: Jones Auditorium (3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, Texas).
This event is a free to the public. Space is limited, so RSVP is requested (not required). RSVP to: email@example.com
I Remember Better When I Paint, narrated by Olivia de Havilland, is the first international documentary about the positive impact of art and other creative therapies on people with Alzheimer’s and how these approaches can change the way we look at the disease. Among those who are featured are noted doctors and Yasmin Aga Khan, president of Alzheimer’s Disease International and daughter of Rita Hayworth, who had Alzheimer’s. A film by Eric Ellena and Berna Huebner, presented by French Connection Films and the Hilgos Foundation.