Film premiere & panel discussion
European premiere of the award-winning film „Of Mind and Music“: Original English version with German subtitles.
The movie is based on the novel by Nicolas Bazan, Director of the Neuroscience Center of Excellence at Louisiana State University. It is the story of neuroscientist Alvaro Cruz (played by Joaquim de Almeida) who meets the jazz singer Una Vida. She has Alzheimer‘s Disease and Cruz searches for ways to help her. The plot takes place in New Orleans: It thematizes the power of music and its ability to bring back lost memories. The film is filled with the melody and spirit of the Mississippi and is shown in Europe for the first time.
After the film there will be a panel discussion in English with the Director Richie Adams, the Producer Brent Caballero, the Author Prof. Nicolas Bazan as well as the Chairman of the DZNE Executive Board Prof. Pierluigi Nicotera.
This event is presented in cooeration with Deutsche Alzheimer Gesellschaft and is the official contribution of the DZNE to the „Woche der Demenz 2016“ (Week on Dementia 2016) der Allianz für Menschen mit Demenz. We look forward to welcoming you on September 12th.
Admission free, no registration required.
Following the event, you have the option to purchase the book to the film signed by author by Nicolas Bazan.
Monday, September, 12th, 2016, 7:00 pm
Admission: 6:00 pm