Legacy Film Festival on Aging in partnership with Albany FilmFest and the Albany Library present a free program of Short Films
FRESH VIEWS OF LATER LIFE
Tuesday, September 10, 7:00 PMAlbany Library | 1247 Marin Avenue
Hula Girl (10 min.)
Amy Hill and Chris Riess, DIRS., USA
The untold story behind one of the biggest fads in modern American history. At 94 years of age, Joan Anderson waited 60 years to set the record straight.
Life Model (6 min.)
Lori Petchers, DIR., USA
A poetic look into the world of an aging nude figure model and the beautiful artwork she inspires.
I Remember You (10 min.)
Michael Catlin, DIR., USA
Bruce Davidson gives a moving performance as a widower with loving hallucinations about his wife, as he flees harsh inevitable truths about his future.
The Call (19:12 min.)
Milos Ljubomirovic, DIR., Serbia
This short highlights the alienation, emotional loneliness and gap between the generations, as a grandson impatiently tries to teach his grandmother how to Skype on her computer. In Serbian, with English subtitles.
Kayla (14 min.)
John Dower, DIR., UK
Lonely and chaotic unseasoned caregiver Sarah (27), has to decide what to do when her new client Stanley (80) mistakes her for his granddaughter.
The Boatman (13 min.)
Zack Godshall, DIR., USA
As Joseph and Selina Gonzales approach their 71st wedding anniversary, they reflect on endurance, love and fortitude after years of living outside the flood walls in Yscloskey Beach, Louisiana.