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Film screening in Spalding will explore dementia through conversation and activities




A short film that looks at rare and early onset of types of dementia is to be shown at Unique Cottage Studios in Spalding next Friday and Saturday (August 9 and 10).

Artist Charlie Harrison has made the film in collaboration with researchers at the UCL Dementia Research Centre and members of Rare Dementia Support group.

He said: "The film was made with six people with rare and early onset dementias.

Artist Charlie Harrison has made the film to explore conversations around dementia
Artist Charlie Harrison has made the film to explore conversations around dementia

"We’ll be at Unique Cottage Studios and Café for two drop-in days where visitors can come and watch the film which is ten minutes long and take part in an ongoing national conversation about how we assess one another."

The film, which he is touring around the UK, is part of his work at the Wellcome Collection in London.

People can see the film between 10am-4pm at the Unique Cottage Studios in Fulney Lane. The event is free of charge and no booking is needed.

The film will be shown at Unique Cottage Studios in Spalding
The film will be shown at Unique Cottage Studios in Spalding

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