The Genius of Marian (2013)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Illnesses & Disabilities  |   Release Date - Apr 18, 2013 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 84 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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His mother Pam, diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, filmmaker Banker White documents her efforts to write a book paying tribute to her late mother Marian Williams Steel a celebrated artist who also suffered from the common form of dementia. As Pam's memory begins to fade, her efforts to finish the book take on a poignant air of urgency that offers insight into the disease that is slowly ravaging her mind, and the rich family legacy she must now race to preserve.

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Alzheimer's-Disease, artist, dementia, legacy, mother, preservation