Grandparenting 101 - Boroondara Seniors Film Festival

Thu 6 October 2022
11:00 am 1:30 pm

Village Cinemas Rivoli
200 Camberwell Road
Hawthorn East VIC 3123

Free
10/06/2022 11:00 am 10/06/2022 1:30 pm Grandparenting 101 - Boroondara Seniors Film Festival Rating: M Run time: 104 minutes A lively German comedy. When three older adults become grandparents for hire, they face challenges they hadn’t quite foreseen, when looking after their lively charges. Karin’s retirement life isn’t what she had hoped. Retired physician Gerhard has been widowed from his husband for two years, and now his dog has died. Philippa is a retired hippy living in a run-down trailer in a trailer park. This wasn’t how they imagined their retirement at all, but all discover that it is never too late to start a new chapter in life. Please note: this film is subtitled. This film contains brief nudity, sexual references and occasional coarse language. Where: Village Cinemas Rivoli, 200 Camberwell Road in Hawthorn East Date: Thursday 6 October Time: 11 am to 1:30 pm (light refreshments served). Arrive at 10:30 am for seating. Cost: Free. Bookings are essential. Accessibility information: A lift is available to access the cinema There is designated wheelchair space with companion seating options For assisted listening, an FM handheld receiver available. Headphones can be supplied or guests can use their own (3.5mm plug required). An induction loop that connects to a T-switch-equipped hearing appliance is available. CC (Captiview) and AD (Fidelio) compatible. Getting there: Public transport is free for Seniors card holders to this event. Travelling by train: from Camberwell Station, the cinemas are a 750m walk along Burke Rd to Camberwell Junction Travelling by tram: catch the number 70, 75 and 16 tram to Camberwell Junction Travelling by car: parking is located on either side of Burke Rd (time restrictions apply). Village Cinemas Rivoli 200 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East VIC 3123 City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

Event details

Rating: M

Run time: 104 minutes

A lively German comedy. When three older adults become grandparents for hire, they face challenges they hadn’t quite foreseen, when looking after their lively charges.

Karin’s retirement life isn’t what she had hoped. Retired physician Gerhard has been widowed from his husband for two years, and now his dog has died. Philippa is a retired hippy living in a run-down trailer in a trailer park.

This wasn’t how they imagined their retirement at all, but all discover that it is never too late to start a new chapter in life.

Please note: this film is subtitled. This film contains brief nudity, sexual references and occasional coarse language.

Where: Village Cinemas Rivoli, 200 Camberwell Road in Hawthorn East

Date: Thursday 6 October

Time: 11 am to 1:30 pm (light refreshments served). Arrive at 10:30 am for seating.

Cost: Free. Bookings are essential.

Accessibility information:

  • A lift is available to access the cinema
  • There is designated wheelchair space with companion seating options
  • For assisted listening, an FM handheld receiver available. Headphones can be supplied or guests can use their own (3.5mm plug required). An induction loop that connects to a T-switch-equipped hearing appliance is available. CC (Captiview) and AD (Fidelio) compatible.

Getting there:

  • Public transport is free for Seniors card holders to this event.
  • Travelling by train: from Camberwell Station, the cinemas are a 750m walk along Burke Rd to Camberwell Junction
  • Travelling by tram: catch the number 70, 75 and 16 tram to Camberwell Junction
  • Travelling by car: parking is located on either side of Burke Rd (time restrictions apply).
Contact
Boroondara Active Ageing team
Category
Seniors Festival
Film and cinema