|Published April 1, 2019.|
Garrett delivers a powerful mix of "high" and "low" culture.
He not only gathers an impressive array of films about aging; he discusses with insight these films--individually and in various groups.
(See the TOC below.)
If you watch films and if you are aging (hint: we are all aging), this book will give you a broader perspective and a deeper understanding on how narratives and images on film create scripts that people often follow without question.
Garrett convinced me to overtly ask this question about my film viewing:
Are the depictions of aging in the film I'm watching helpful or harmful?