Care
  • Year2016
  • Duration65 min

With an intimate and empathetic eye, Care follows three American home care workers and their elderly clients, revealing the beauty and complexity of hands-on care and the profound connections it engenders. The film also exposes the failures of the U.S. eldercare system, which has care workers earning poverty wages and elderly clients struggling to pay for the care they need.

  • Director(s): Deirdre Fishel
  • Producer(s): Tony Heriza
  • Country: United States
  • Language: English
  • Format: DCP
  • Premiere status: World Premiere
  • Website: www.caredocumentary.com
Director Filmography
The Boy Game
2012
Still Doing It: The Intimate Lives of Women Over 65
2004
Risk
1994
Credits
Consulting Editor(s):
Jean Tsien
Music(s):
Satoshi Takeishi
Editor(s):
Annukka Lilja, Jim Klein
Co-cinematographer with Deirdre Fishel(s):
David Alvarado
Sales Contact
Name
Deirdre Fishel
Job Title
Director
Company
Mind's Eye Productions
Email
deirdref@mindspring.com
Phone
Website
http://www.caredocumentary.com