Mimi & Dona

"A personal documentary charting the heart-wrenching process of separating a 92-year-old mother, Mimi, from her 64-year-old daughter Dona, who has an intellectual disability and has lived at home her entire life. Written, directed and narrated by Sophie Sartain, Mimi's granddaughter and D...

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Other Authors: Sartain, Sophie (Screenwriter)
Language:English
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Summary:"A personal documentary charting the heart-wrenching process of separating a 92-year-old mother, Mimi, from her 64-year-old daughter Dona, who has an intellectual disability and has lived at home her entire life. Written, directed and narrated by Sophie Sartain, Mimi's granddaughter and Dona's niece, the film captures the sweet and quirky world of Mimi and Dona and documents the family's anguish over finding a home for Dona. The film spotlights the challenges of aging caregivers of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and details the ripple effects of Dona's disability on three generations of Texas family." --Container.
Item Description:Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (53 min., 31 sec.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD-R, NTSC.
ISBN:9781574484236
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Call Number: HV1568 .M56 2015
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