Celebrating Aging In Film Series
Oct
20
to Oct 22

Celebrating Aging In Film Series

Aging In Montclair and bevival.com introduce a signature learning event through FOUR outstanding films.

This is not a film festival, but an enlightening dialogue moderated by internationally renowned aging expert and author, Professor Mario Garrett, Ph.D. Themes include: intergenerational relationships, creativity, culture, romance, dementia and care-giving. Preliminary and post screening discussions are curated specifically for our Montclair community.

Professor Garrett will be signing copies of his new book: Immortality, With a Lifetime Guarantee.

Friday and Saturday screenings take place on the Montclair State University campus in the newly opened state-of-the-art School of Communication and Media.  Follow signs from the Red Hawk parking deck to Presentation Hall.

Sunday's film will be held at the Montclair Art Museum. Free parking is available. 

Screening venues were made possible through the generosity of the College of Arts, Montclair State University, and the Montclair Art Museum. For additional venue information contact 973-707-5088.

Single tickets $10.00

VIP Reception + IRIS  $60.00

Your entire order will be reviewed when clicking the shopping cart in the right hand corner of the screen before finalizing your purchase.  Your emailed receipt is also your ticket.  Please bring it with you.

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS

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UP
Oct
20
2:30pm 2:30pm

UP

  • School of Communication and Media, Presentation Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The story involves thousands of balloons, a flying house, a young stowaway, and an amazing adventure called life. Theme: Intergenerational, Creativity. Starring the voices of Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer, Jordan Nagei.

"The person who can't change his or her mind is dangerous...unpredictable is the ground on which creativity occurs."  -Ed Catmull, Co-Founder, Pixar

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CHERRY BLOSSOMS
Oct
21
1:30pm 1:30pm

CHERRY BLOSSOMS

  • School of Communication and Media, Presentation Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A deep secret sends a couple to visit their grown children in Berlin. Then the unimaginable happens. It's a touching and familiar love story about life, loss and renewal. Theme: Intergenerational, Relationship, Romance. Starring lmar Wepper, Hannelore Elsner, Aya Irizuki.

"An exquisitely acted and visually stunning German drama which vividly conveys the beauty and profundity of impermanence." -Frederic & Mary Ann Brussat

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IRIS
Oct
21
6:15pm 6:15pm

IRIS

  • School of Communication and Media, Presentation Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This tender, biographical drama tells the story of celebrated novelist and philosopher, Iris Murdoch. The story spans decades of love, infidelity, trust and compassion. Theme: Relationship, Dementia, Creativity. Starring Judy Dench, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet.

"Writing is like getting married. One should never commit oneself until one is amazed at one's luck." -Iris Murdoch

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WORLD'S FASTEST INDIAN
Oct
22
3:00pm 3:00pm

WORLD'S FASTEST INDIAN

The weekend concludes with the true story of Burt Munro. After 20 years of modifying his 1920 Indian Scout motorcycle, he achieved his lifelong dream at 68 to set the land speed record at Bonneville Flats. Theme: Intergenerational, Creativity, Individualism. Starring Anthony Hopkins, Diane Ladd, Iain Rea.

COME EARLY! Members of the Indian Riders Club will be parked outside in MAM's circular driveway greeting visitors while a roaming docent stationed inside will be available in Rand Gallery from 2-3 pm prior to the film screening to talk with visitors about MAM's Native American collection. 

"You live more in five minutes on a bike like that, going flat out, than some people in a lifetime. Getting old ain't for the faint of heart." -Burt Munro

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