family

Still Geoff

One of the many strange things about my father’s presentation with mixed dementia is that I have no memory of him losing his memory. I put this down to personality – his not mine. Geoff is, and was, fiercely independent. He has always been in to Xtreme ‘Do-It-Yourself’. Geoff did EVERYTHING himself.

Like Father, Like Son

Ryota Nonomiya is a successful businessman driven by money. When he learns that his biological son was switched with another child after birth, he must make a life-changing decision and choose his true son or the boy he raised as his own.

Poetry

A sixty-something woman, faced with the discovery of a heinous family crime and in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease, finds strength and purpose when she enrolls in a poetry class. Following a screening of the film in July 2011, five experts gave their responses to the film. These can be read by clicking on the article titles on the right-hand side.

Never Let Me Go

The story of three friends who are tragically born to lead short lives, and the love triangle that forms between them in their brief time together. After a screening at the Chapter Arts Centre in March 2011, four experts gave their responses to the film which can be right in the right-hand column here.

The King's Speech

The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it. Following a screening of the film in January 2011, three experts gave their responses to the film which can be read by clicking on the articles titles on the right-hand menu.