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Mom's Home
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written by Maureen Judge, 1955-; directed by Maureen Judge, 1955-; produced by Maureen Judge, 1955-, Makin' Movies Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 57 mins
MOM'S HOME A film by Maureen Judge Here is a compassionate and intimate documentary about aging mothers who live with their adult daughters. The stories realistically portray the pain of loneliness, the ailments, and the difficult financial circumstances experienced by many single, widowed and divorced women who...
written by Maureen Judge, 1955-; directed by Maureen Judge, 1955-; produced by Maureen Judge, 1955-, Makin' Movies Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 57 mins
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Angelus Plaza
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written by Miriam Kim; directed by Miriam Kim (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 28 mins
The three vibrant people profiled in this film will challenge anyone's preconceptions of old age. They all live independently in Angelus Plaza, a retirement home in downtown Los Angeles. They display a sense of humor, vitality, and interest in life despite the usual physical complaints of old age. Billie, an Afric...
written by Miriam Kim; directed by Miriam Kim (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 28 mins
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In the End: A Medical Dilemma
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written by Charlotte Roseby; directed by Charlotte Roseby; produced by Charlotte Roseby (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 32 mins
Intensive care specialist Dr. Charlie Corke is committed to giving his elderly patients every chance to get better, but recognizes that sometimes treatment only lengthens the dying process, causing discomfort and distress.This documentary follows the journey of a doctor trying to balance his own enthusiasm for med...
written by Charlotte Roseby; directed by Charlotte Roseby; produced by Charlotte Roseby (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 32 mins
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I Know A Song: A Journey With Alzheimer’s Disease
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written by Brenda Siemer Scheider; produced by Brenda Siemer Scheider (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 25 mins
This artfully made documentary shows that Alzheimer’s disease need not be the end of a loving relationship. Filmmaker Brenda King stood by her mother from her first lapse through her decline. During the six years she cared for her mother at home, Brenda kept an emotional rapport with her, accepting her increasin...
written by Brenda Siemer Scheider; produced by Brenda Siemer Scheider (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 25 mins
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Lick Salt
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written by Ryan Feldman; directed by Ryan Feldman; produced by Ryan Feldman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 58 mins
This portrait of the relationship between the filmmaker and his grandmother will be a resource for those who work with the elderly. Ryan has been out of touch with his family, and especially his grandmother whom he hasn’t seen in fifteen years… until his grandfather’s funeral reconnects them. She is lonely...
written by Ryan Feldman; directed by Ryan Feldman; produced by Ryan Feldman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 58 mins
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