This stirring documentary follows social worker Dan Cohen, founder of the nonprofit organization Music & Memory, as he fights against a broken healthcare system to demonstrate music’s ability to combat memory loss and restore a deep sense of self to those suffering from it. Michael Rossato-Bennett (Writer, Director, Producer) visits family members who have witnessed the miraculous effects of personalized music on their loved ones, and offers illuminating interviews with experts including renowned neurologist and best-selling author Oliver Sacks and musician Bobby McFerrin. Running time is 1 hour 39 minutes.
Winner of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Audience Award.
Dinner & A Movie is available at 5:00 PM for this screening.
Door open 6:30 PM.