Genre

Documentary

12 Ingredients Over the Generations

Film

12 Ingredients Over the Generations

Directed by Sam Hampton
Filmmaker Sam Hampton bakes a sweet potato pie with his daughter and reflects on the generational ties with…

Awakenings

Film

Awakenings

Directed by Duncan Dallas
The true story of Dr. Oliver Sack’s work in the 60’s, working with a group of catatonic patients,…

Caregiver: A Love Story

Film

Caregiver: A Love Story

Directed by Jessica Zitter, Kevin Gordon
Follow the journey of one man's struggles to care for his dying wife at home during the last…

Code of the Freaks + Interview with Salome Chasnof

Film

Code of the Freaks + Interview with Salome Chasnof

Directed by Salome Chasnoff
Using hundreds of clips, filmmaker Salome Chasnoff brings a reframing of Hollywood's portrayal of disabled people of different…

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy

Film

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy

Directed by Elizabeth Carroll
Diana Kennedy reflects on her life, career and the six decades she spent crisscrossing Mexico's landscapes and researching…

Edith Hillinger: Collaging Culture

Film

Edith Hillinger: Collaging Culture

Directed by Elizabeth Sher
Edith Hillinger's odyssey - contracting polio, fleeing Nazi Germany to Turkey, and finally settling In Berkeley - is…

ELDER VOICES: Stories For Their Times

Film

ELDER VOICES: Stories For Their Times

Directed by Academy Award-winner David Goodman
In a New Jersey retirement community, Director David Goodman recorded a series of interviews with the residents —a…

Enid and Mami

Film

Enid and Mami

Directed by Julia Reagan
An intimate look into the daily life of Enid, a Latinx wife, mother, educator and pastor and follows…

Fearless Berenice

Film

Fearless Berenice

A swim addict shows the value of life as we age by finding meaning in what matters most…

Fearless Feather

Film

Fearless Feather

A dancer rises to the everyday challenges of life through her love of dance and meeting people. Produced…

Fearless Julie

Film

Fearless Julie

A woman enamoured with speed and thrills, faces her fears to swing on a trapese. Produced by Louise…

Fearless Klass

Film

Fearless Klass

An adventurer finds value and contentment living out his daily life on a boat. Produced by Louise Hodgson…

Fearless Margaret

Film

Fearless Margaret

A tennis pro finds her daily happiness playing the game of tennis and living each day fully. Produced…

Fearless Nina

Film

Fearless Nina

A dancer finds rejuvenation and an ability to move freely in music and dance. Produced by Louise Hodgson…

Fearless Peter

Film

Fearless Peter

Two men develop a lasting friendship from an unexpected turn of events. Produced by Louise Hodgson and Stacey…

Fearless Royden

Film

Fearless Royden

A sax player and band leader talks about his true love of music and doing what you love.…

Fearless Wendy

Film

Fearless Wendy

A painter explains how and why we all need to get out there and not give in to…

Forever Voters + Interview with Sky Bergman

Film

Forever Voters + Interview with Sky Bergman

Directed by Sky Bergman
The League of Women Voters is stepping in to educate high school students to prepare them for voting,…

Johnson’s List + Interview with Jonathan Grupper

Film

Johnson’s List + Interview with Jonathan Grupper

Directed by Jonathan Grupper
Wayne "Johnny" Johnson was one of the first Americans captured during the Korean War. Through the three harrowing…

Margaret Singer: Seeking Light

Film

Margaret Singer: Seeking Light

Directed by Louise Palanker
Celebrates the art, wisdom and journey of this 97-year-old artist, who died in May of 2019, a month…

Mochitsuki

Film

Mochitsuki

Directed by Sky Bergman
Watch one community celebrate the Japanese New Year, bringing together tradition, family and love -- all through MOCHITSUKI.…

Ninety-two and a Quarter

Film

Ninety-two and a Quarter

Directed by Helen Herbert
A lovely portrait about an older woman who continues to live with gratitude, affirming her life's journey. Directed…

No Time to Waste: The Urgent Mission of Betty Reid Soskin + Interview with Carl Bidleman

Film

No Time to Waste: The Urgent Mission of Betty Reid Soskin + Interview with Carl Bidleman

Directed by Carl Bidleman
Celebrating the life pathway of 99-year-old park ranger from segregation to her present public role at the Rosie…

Seniors Rocking

Film

Seniors Rocking

Directed by Ruedi Gerber
Anna Halprin, who celebrated her 100th birthday in July 2020, died on May 24, 2021. We honor her…

Some Kind of Heaven + Interview with Lance Oppenheim

Film

Some Kind of Heaven + Interview with Lance Oppenheim

Directed by Lance Oppenheim
This documentary co-produced by The New York Times, shows America’s largest retirement community, The Villages, in Florida. Mostly…

Swimming with Florence

Film

Swimming with Florence

Directed by Clark Barclay
A 93-year-old woman, with lifelong serious health conditions, finds a way to make her life meaningful when her…

The Euphoria of Being

Film

The Euphoria of Being

Directed by Réka Szabó
A 90-year-old Hungarian Holocaust survivor, Éva Fahidi celebrated for her memoir of imprisonment in Auschwitz, weaves her painful…

The Giants Wore White Gloves

Film

The Giants Wore White Gloves

Directed by Sandra Hubbard
In 1958, a group of middle-class white women fought Governor Faubus's order to close the schools rather than…

The World’s Oldest Man

Film

The World’s Oldest Man

Directed by Caz Tanner
Bob Weighton, who at 112, was the oldest man in the world, did not know the secret to…

The Rest I Make Up + Interview with Michelle Memran

Film

The Rest I Make Up + Interview with Michelle Memran

Directed by Michelle Memran
Cuban-American Maria Irene Fornes is "America's Great Unknown Playwright." When she stops writing after a dementia diagnosis, a…

Today Was a Good Day

Film

Today Was a Good Day

Directed by David Wild
Highlights the different perspectives in the daily life of a caregiver, as seen though the eyes of three…

Victory Swim + Interview with Susan Scarlett

Film

Victory Swim + Interview with Susan Scarlett

Directed by Matt Yamashita
A story of love and perseverance, as Adam Ellenstein attempts a record-setting 65- mile swim to honor and…

Weezie Mott: Still Cookin’

Film

Weezie Mott: Still Cookin’

Directed by Elizabeth Sher, Maggie Simpson Adams
Weezie Mott, now in her 90's, has been delighting cooks and food lovers for decades in her Alameda…