Above: Image from a scene of "Harold and Maude" (1971) as part of the Coming of Age Film Festival hosted by the Museum of Photographic Arts
MOPA is proud to present the second annual Coming of Age Film Festival, which focuses on promoting and reinforcing positive images on the subject of aging. Covering topics relating to continued growth, relationships, stereotypes and inter-generational issues, the festival strives to provide an inclusive representation of aging and to advocate a value system that honors both the individual and the process of aging.
Film: Harold and Maude (1971)
About - Harold, a young man obsessed with death, meets 79-year-old Maude at a stranger’s funeral and forms a bond with her that finally allows him to enjoy his time on earth.
Date: May 10, 2012
Location: Museum of Photographic Arts
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