This behind-the-scenes video gives fans a taste of the practical effects going into the upcoming movie, and will leave you squeeing in excitement for the December release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Old school effects, on location shooting, and the Star Wars spirit. What more could you want?
If you’ve ever cared for a loved one suffering from dementia, you know the heartbreak as you watch them go from confusion to frustration to acceptance — all while experiencing those same emotions in a different context yourself.
Dementia and Alzheimer’s are on the rise with senior citizens all over the world, and usually the common solution is to put these elderly people in a home with highly regulated rules and restrictions.
And while it’s imperative that they’re placed in a safe and caring environment, it can still place a lot of stress and tension on the family, staff, and patients.
But in the small town of Weesp in Holland, the community of De Hogeweyk is looking to change the norm by doing something amazing — creating a dementia-focused living center closed off from the rest of the city that’s designed specifically for people suffering from dementia and Alzheimer’s.
Have you ever wanted to sleep in a bird’s nest? Hang off the side of a sheer rock cliff 400 feet above the ground? Use a “different” kind of bathroom and spend time zip lining instead of ordering room service?