Welcome back to the movies at the Paddo! Come down and join us for The Grey Escape.
This charming road trip movie sees a group of seniors combat social isolation, build connection and feel the wind in their hair. Across the Western world, millions of elderly people live in nursing homes, often lonely, isolated and without mobility. But these elderly people are breaking free!
The Grey Escape follows a life-changing journey for a group of Danish elderly people who travel from Denmark to Norway to deliver rickshaws to their Norwegian neighbours.
Meet Marie (96) and Finn (81) who overcome their issues and grow closer. The only problem is Marie thinks Finn is too young for her...
Watch the trailer - https://vimeo.com/161954482
Several short films will be screened before the film.
GUEST SPEAKER - We're super excited to have Karen O'Connor from Cycling Without Age WA join us after the screening.
Register at Eventbrite - https://www.eventbrite.com.au/.../the-grey-escape...
The film starts at 6.30pm.
We will supply some cushions, if you want to bring your own you are most welcome to.
No need to print your ticket.
Food and drink is available for purchase at The Paddo.
Children are welcome to attend if accompanied by a parent or guardian. The film screening area is separate from the bar area.
Transition Town Vincent film nights are run by volunteers. A suggested donation of $5 is appreciated to help cover the costs of screening rights.
Thanks to The Paddington Ale House for providing the venue.
For more information about Transition Town Vincent visit ttv.org.au