Wed, Mar 18 | Brooke Grove Retirement Village

"Nine To Ninety" Film Screening & Discussion

Registration is Closed

Time & Location

Mar 18, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM
Brooke Grove Retirement Village, 18100 Slade School Rd, Sandy Spring, MD 20860, USA

About The Event

Nine to Ninety is the love story of Phyllis and Joe Sabatini, who at age 89 and 90 live in the home of their daughter and son-in-law, where they relish time with their young granddaughter. As the family struggles to make ends meet and the grandparents’ health problems escalate, Phyllis becomes determined to free her daughter from the burden of caring for everyone from nine to ninety. When Phyllis makes a difficult decision to move 3,000 miles away to live with their other daughter, she facing parting with Hoe, her husband of 62 years. While Joe has become resigned to his ailments, Phyllis yearns to live with agency and independence even with limited resources, and the couple’s surprising choices ignite bigger conversations about how to age with dignity. View the trailer HERE.