Documentary about living with dementia, seen through the eyes of people suffering from the condition. The eight residents of the Iduna community in the De Bijster centre in Essen are in the first stage of the illness. Fits of lucidity, oblivion and absent-mindedness take constant turns. Some of them are painfully aware of the affliction, other hardly realise their conscience is gradually crumbling.

Credits

Director
Producer
Co-producer
Scenario
Muziek
Production company
Associate Directors
Memphis Film & Television
TV company
Human
Lichtpunt
YLE - Finnish Broadcasting Company
Human TV
Distributor NL
Cinema Delicatessen
Memphis Film & Television

Title: Verdwaald in het Geheugenpaleis
Year: 2010
Duration : 1 hour, 27 minutes
Category: Long Documentary
Edition: NFF 2010

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