I Remember Better When I Paint screens at the Beverly Senior Center in March 2015. The film highlights the power of the creative arts for those living with memory loss such as Alzheimer’s. The documentary screening is followed by a discussion and light refreshments. The event is free, and the public is invited.
When: Thursday, March 5, 9:30 to noon.
Where: Beverly Senior Center, 90 Colon St., Beverly, Massachusetts.
Registration: Space is limited, so pre-registration is requested by calling Annie Wright at 978-921-6017 or via email to email@example.com
For more information on the screening, click here.
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.