Virtual Screening and Q+A: Some Kind of Heaven

Virtual Screening and Q+A: Some Kind of Heaven

Winter
Session schedule
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Age range
Adults
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12.00
Members
12.00
Public

Click here to register for the free Q+A and updates on how to rent the film. Live Q+A Jan 19, 3:30PM EST. Film streaming Jan 15-29.

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Some Kind of Heaven
Dir. Lance Oppenheim
2020 | 83 min | US
This film explores life inside the palm-tree-lined streets of The Villages, America’s largest retirement community in Florida. Referred to as the “Disneyland for Retirees,” this planned community is home to over 130,000 seniors. It offers residents a utopian version of the American yesteryear: wide, safe streets, perfectly manicured lawns, and countless activities all in service of enjoying their golden years. While most residents have bought into its packaged positivity, we meet four residents living on the margins, striving to find happiness. With strikingly composed cinematography, this candy-colored documentary offers a tender and surreal look at the never-ending quest for finding meaning and love in life’s final act.

Official Selection - Sundance Film Festival 2020

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