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Screening of Hats Off
Friday, March 6, 2009 - 1:00pm

Please join the Gerontology Association at PSU for a screening of Hats Off.  The documentary profiles an incredible 93 year old actress from NYC named Mimi Weddell (some may remember her as Stanford Blatch's grandmother in an episode of Sex and the City).  Her energy and perseverance are inspiring!

When:  Friday, March 6th, 2009
Where: 

5th  Avenue
Cinema
Time:  1:00 pm
Cost:  Free, however donations are accepted as a fundraiser for the group and future community-based activities serving vulnerable older adults

There will be free popcorn.

For more information, contact Alan Delatorre (aland@pdx.edu) or Gretchen Luhr (gluhr@pdx.edu)

Background
This film has received praise at a number of small film festivals and in the media (http://www.hatsoffthemovie.com/press.htm), and Mimi has been profiled in a wonderful blog dedicated to the style and creativity of older adults on the streets of New York as well as reader submissions from around the nation (http://advancedstyle.blogspot.com/).