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A Caregiver's Journey, 2022

Identifier: vm_2022spring_smith_steven.pdf

Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

The series contains digital Master's theses perdominately from 2018 to present, however there are some older theses from 2010 and 2016. The theses consist of either a production book and a media component or solely a production book. The media components were originally submitted on CDs, DVDs, and Blu-rays and changed to digital submissions in 2020.


  • 2022


Conditions Governing Access

System requirements: Windows Media Player, QuickTime, or RealPlayer.

Conditions Governing Use

The thesis is restricted due to FERPA, permission from the author is required before you can view the thesis.


30 pages (30 pages)

1 video file (1 video file (27 minutes) : digital, MP4 file, sound, color)

Language of Materials

From the record group: English

From the record group: Chinese

From the record group: Spanish; Castilian


"A short documentary film chronicles the challenges of a full-time dementia caregiver. Leandra Manos is 45 years old, single, unemployed, and a full-time caregiver to her 84-year-old father, who has dementia. According to the Alzheimer's Association, one in three U.S. seniors will die while suffering from Alzheimer's or some other form of dementia. This short film looks at the challenges of caring for a loved one with dementia." -- Abstract

Physical Location

RG 010.01C Visual & Media Arts

Physical Description

30 pages + 1 video file (27 minutes) : digital, MP4 file, sound, color


Media Component ID: TH-DIG022

Repository Details

Part of the Emerson College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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