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7/8ths of the Way There
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directed by Mary Gerretsen, fl. 2010; produced by Anthony Mangini, fl. 2016 and Gracie Corapi, fl. 2016, University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts (Los Angeles, CA: University of Southern California, 2017), 27 mins
Documentary that aims to demystify the frightening reality of death by focusing on the Martins, who are facing their own mortality with humor and grace.
directed by Mary Gerretsen, fl. 2010; produced by Anthony Mangini, fl. 2016 and Gracie Corapi, fl. 2016, University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts (Los Angeles, CA: University of Southern California, 2017), 27 mins
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The Aging Game: Helping to Prepare for Careers in Gerontology
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directed by Harry Wiland and Dale Bell; produced by Beverly Baroff, Harry Wiland and Dale Bell (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2003), 28 mins
Helping medical students prepare for careers in the field of gerontology, Dr. Jim Pacala, Dean of the University of Minnesota Medical School, introduces these eager clinicians to the world of their patients. In The Aging Game, the students become patients, the young become old, and these doctors-in-training see me...
directed by Harry Wiland and Dale Bell; produced by Beverly Baroff, Harry Wiland and Dale Bell (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2003), 28 mins
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Busy Forever
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directed by Guy Brousmiche (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 56 mins
Recent demographic studies show that the aging of the Japanese is occurring at a much faster rate than anticipated. By the year 2025 there will be only two working people for every retired person, and within the next fifty years, one out of every three Japanese will be over 65. The particular Japanese response to...
directed by Guy Brousmiche (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 56 mins
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Communicating With The
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directed by Naomi Feil; produced by Edward Feil Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 19 mins
The two vignettes depicted in this video show typical examples of troublesome behavior in very old people who are disoriented. The first, Marge, the Blamer, shows an 85-year-old woman accusing her beautician of deliberately ruining her hair. By using the validation method, the beautician does not argue. Instead, s...
directed by Naomi Feil; produced by Edward Feil Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 19 mins
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Coping With Alzheimer’s, Together and Apart
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produced by Maureen Towey, fl. 2015, Brad Lichtenstein, fl. 1996 and Madeline Power, fl. 2016, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 5 mins
Walt and Aline Zerrenner have found a range of coping mechanisms to deal with her memory loss. Join them as they tackle a typical day.
produced by Maureen Towey, fl. 2015, Brad Lichtenstein, fl. 1996 and Madeline Power, fl. 2016, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 5 mins
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Dementia with Dignity
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produced by Kay Stammers, Media One (Sioux Falls, SD: Media One, 1993), 59 mins

Caring for a person with Alzheimer's or dementia calls for more than basic protection and physical care. Dementia With Dignity is a one hour training video, geared to both professional and family caregivers, which shows that quality of life can be greatly enhanced for persons with dementia when caregivers:

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produced by Kay Stammers, Media One (Sioux Falls, SD: Media One, 1993), 59 mins
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Getting Around
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directed by Dale Bell (Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 27 mins
This documentary, directed by Dale Bell, is about driving and the elderly.
directed by Dale Bell (Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 27 mins
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The Green Houses Project: Remaking Elder Care in America
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produced by Beverly Baroff (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2003), 25 mins
The time has come to reinvent the long-term care environment for the 21st century. The growing numbers of elderly in America and around the world demand and expect change. It is clear that we must alter the way we think about, regulate and deliver services to people who are frail, disabled or elderly. We must abol...
produced by Beverly Baroff (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2003), 25 mins
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Grey Ambition
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directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008 (Canada: Brandy Y Productions, 2014), 47 mins
Grey Ambition is an inspirational documentary by filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk about Canadian seniors over sixty-five who are taking their brain power to new levels long after retirement. It includes seniors who are involved in philanthropy, the arts, volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship and those still working in...
directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008 (Canada: Brandy Y Productions, 2014), 47 mins
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Horizon, Season 44, Episode 9, How Does Your Memory Work?
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directed by Annabel Gillings, fl. 2001; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation and Discovery Channel, in Horizon, Season 44, Episode 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 58 mins

Barney sits in a chair and recalls the day he was hit by a car. His back was broken and his wife was killed. Although he can now walk, the pain of the memory is not so easily healed. But what is memory?

This film takes a remarkable journey through our minds - from how memories form to why they unravel in old age....

directed by Annabel Gillings, fl. 2001; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation and Discovery Channel, in Horizon, Season 44, Episode 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 58 mins
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