Alzheimer’s Film at Rice Next Week!

Rice University is hosting a Festival for New Spanish Cinema this month, and we couldn’t be more excited about one of the films in particular – Bicycle, Spoon, Apple, which follows former Mayor of Barcelona and former President of Catalonia Pasqual Maragall after his diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.┬á

The film will be screened on Friday, January 27 at 6:30p.m.┬á The Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter will host a reception prior to the film. Dr. Gustavo Roman, The Jack S. Blanton Distinguished Endowed Chair; Director, Nantz National Alzheimer Center at the Methodist Neurological Institute, and caregiver Connie Assiff will lead a panel discussion directly after the film.

Bicycle, Spoon, Apple
Friday, January 27
Rice Cinema – 6100 Main, Houston, TX 77005

Reception at 6p.m.
Film at 6:30p.m. (Film is in Catalan & Spanish with English subtitles)
Panel discussion at 8:30p.m.

Admission:
Rice University students, faculty members and staff: Free
General admission: $6
Students (from other universities), Seniors, and members of ΓÇ£La Casa de Espa├▒aΓÇ¥: $5

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AlzTex Admin

The Alzheimer's Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter (www.alz.org/texas) consists of families, caregivers, scientists, health professionals, and concerned citizens who are committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer's Disease and to easing the burden of Alzheimer's Disease and related disorders on patients and their families and loved ones.