INDEPENDENT LENS

Program Details
Air Time: 
10/12/2014 - 10:00pm - 10:59pm
Program Title: 
YOU'RE LOOKING AT ME LIKE I LIVE HERE AND I DON'T
Program Service: 
MX
Program URL: 
http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/youre-looking-at-me/
PSIP Description: 
A first-person, day-to-day account of Lee Gorewitz's life inside an Alzheimer's treatment facility.
Long Description: 
This documentary is a first-person account of Lee Gorewitz's life inside the Traditions Alzheimer's & Other Dementia Care Unit at the Reutlinger Community for Jewish Living in Danville, California. A total immersion into the fragmented day-to-day experience of the disease, the film reveals Lee's penetrating ruminations and charismatic vitality, challenging our preconceptions of illness and aging.