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ACTIVE AGING WEEK, Diversity & Aging Film Festival

 
 

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Date:
9/30/2019
Time:
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location:
The Richmond Triangle Players, Robert B. Moss Theatre
Address:
1300 Altamont Avenue
Event Size:
93 seats
Description:

Celebrating the Rainbow of Elderhood

Join VCU's Department of Gerontology and the Active Aging Week for an evening of documentary and film shorts. This is a free event, thanks to our generous sponsors,  Bremo Pharmacy and Dignity Memorial. The event will be held at The Richmond Triangle Players, Robert B. Moss Theatre from 5:30-8:30 PM. A panel discussion will follow the films.

We will be screening: 
Beauty Before Age:  Featuring interviews with men from 19 to 77, this award-winning documentary explores complexities with youth and aging.
Stonewall Forever:  50 years of LGBT advocacy, started with throwing a brick.  Or did it?  Learn more about the spirit and personalities behind the Stonewall Legacy.
Marguerite:  Marianne Farley's Oscar-nominated short about an older woman and her nurse developing a friendship that inspires her to unearth unacknowledged longing and thus help her make peace with her past

DIVERSITY AND AGING FILM FESTIVAL
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Richmond Triangle Players
1300 Altamont Avenue


ACTIVE AGING WEEK is an annual, international celebration. 
Since 2013, the RVA Active Aging Week Planning Committee 
has partnered with localities and community groups to host local events.
 
 
Virginia Commonwealth University   |   College of Health Professions - Department of Gerontology
730 East Broad Street   |   Richmond, Virginia 23298-0228   |   Phone: 804-828-1565   |   Fax: 804-828-5259