• 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Red Brick Houses

By Carol Spindel

Here's a conversation with my 92 year-old neighbor Liza about how our neighborhood has changed since 1959, with "Mack the Knife" played on ukelele by fellow neighbor Tom Bassett. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:32
  • USA

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Crown the King: Red Takes Black

By Adam Kampe

2012 SHORTDOCS WINNER! One block from Adam Kampe's apartment sits the Capitol Pool Checkers Club where, each week, men with nicknames like the Hammer, the Pressure Man, and the Razor gather to trash talk over heated games of checkers. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 7:31
  • UK

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An Interior Life

By Laurence Grissell

A meditation on love, loss and loneliness in south London, An Interior Life tells the story of Bernard, an 86-year-old gay man who has been alone since the death of his long term partner. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #195 The Dinner Table Show

By Multiple

This hour: the dinner table and all that it inspires. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:40
  • USA

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Who Would End It?

By E. Nakano

A brother & sister discuss euthanasia. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 5:56
  • USA

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Hard to Say

By Bente Birkland

State park ranger Ed Werler lives alone in a quiet, isolated area of Maine. At the age of 90, Ed reflects on his second marriage, revealing a relationship characterized by love, loyalty, and uncertainty. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:59
  • UK

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What makes a good marriage?

By Olivia Humphreys

My grandparents, now in their 90s and married for nearly 70 years, tell me about when they met and give their advice on a long and happy marriage. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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I Like the Way You Talk

By Eric Markowitz

Baglama begins and ends chopped interviews with seniors about love and death and music. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:02
  • UK

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The White House

By Daniel Baker

Living next door for years, they soon learn each other's ways, not only to be nosey but also for support. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:28
  • UK

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What happens when a statistic becomes your life?

By Cristina Parry

Over 44 million people live with dementia worldwide, but it is not until it affects you directly that you realise the impact the disease can have on your life. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 9:16
  • USA

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Ruth Ellis

By Neenah Ellis

Ruth Ellis lived to be over 100 years old. She realized in her teens that she was gay but she didn't talk much about it then. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Restful, Shady Places

By Sean Hurley

The authors of Trailer Ahoy! and Trees as Good Citizens enjoy a written correspondence relating to their books' proximity in the library. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #143 The Centenarians Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Stories about people who lived to be 100, and reflections from producer Neenah Ellis on what she learned from these remarkable centenarians. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 89:10
  • USA

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Greenberger and Greenberg: On Story and Music

By David Greenberger & Mark Greenberg

Beyond being atmospheric and scene setting, music can play an active role in audio pieces. David Greenberger has worked with a wide range of musicians and composers for his radio monologues, which are adapted from conversations he has with the elderly. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:33
  • USA

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Who Do I Come From

By Anne Noyes Saini

My grandfather, John Frank Noyes, is the only person who remembers our family's homestead in Wyoming; he died this winter. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 3

By Molly Bennett

Mary Amoroso, who just had her ninety-fifth birthday, leaves a confused message on her boyfriend’s answering machine. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #132: The Lost Show

By Various

This hour: looking for the intangible. What's lost and what might be found.
Co-produced by Jacob Anderson. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #167 The Mavis Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: We dedicate most of the show to a profile of Mavis Gallant, who at 90, is looking back on an extraordinary life. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Red White & Bruised

By John Musto & Brian Barnhart Jr

2012 SHORTDOCS WINNER! Don Floyd looks back on his life of eighty years, after surviving a heart attack in March of 2012. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 58:31
  • USA

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Re:sound #72: The Retirement Show

By Various producers

This hour: the golden years. (more)

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