Friday Films at CogniHealth
Reviews of films portraying dementia and Alzheimer’s disease
*may contain spoilers*
The aim of these reviews is to first and foremost introduce films depicting dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. More and more people are going to be affected by it, either personally or through the experience of caring for a loved one suffering from the disease. Representation matters and the perspective authors, actors, directors approach this topic with is of great importance in terms of public awareness and understanding. Along with introducing the films, the objective of these reviews is to comment on how authentically and sensitively they portray dementia or Alzheimer’s disease and highlight especially moving moments, captivating quotes and important insights the film has to offer.