I Remember Better When I Paint screens in Weston, Massachusetts, followed by a panel discussion.
Date: Thursday, November 07, 2013
Time: 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Weston Public Library
87 School St Weston, MA 02493
Space is limited, reservation required. RSVP to: email@example.com
Following the screening is a panel discussion on how these creative approaches can change the way we look at Alzheimer’s disease. The panel includes:
– Dr. Robert Stern, Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Boston University School of Medicine and Director of the Clinical Core of the BU Alzheimer’s Disease Center
– Hannah Goodwin, Manager of Accessibility, Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), Boston
– Berna Huebner, Co-Director of I Remember Better When I Paint and Director, Hilgos Foundation
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.