The David K. Johnson Foundation, a foundation dedicated to supporting a cure for Alzheimer’s and Helping Families Affected, is pleased to present a free community showing of the movie Still Alice on November 4th at 7:00 p.m at the Sunbrella IMax Theater at Jordan’s in Reading.
Lisa Genova, author of Still Alice will be available at 6:00 p.m that evening to sign copies of her book and will also be doing a Q & A following the movie. The event is free but registration is required. People can register at the foundation website at http://www.dkjfoundation.org/special-screening-of-still-alice/
Still Alice is a story about Dr. Alice Howland (Julianne Moore), a renowned linguistics professor at Columbia University, who must come face to face with a devastating diagnosis of early onset Alzeimer’s disease. As the once-vibrant woman struggles to hang on to her sense of self for as long as possible, Alice’s three grown children must watch helplessly as their mother disappears more and more with each passing day. The movie trailer and a flier for the event is below: