The legend: A film project for people with dementia still at the grave of her grandmother laid Sophie Rosentreter the Foundation for their further career: surrounds himself with a team of Gerontologists, occupational and music therapists, carers and sufferers to develop movies for people with dementia. It has set itself in the head reach these patients get least a moment from their world, to give them joy – as Mrs Jordan at the waltz dance. To the match to create framework, she founded her company 2010 Ilse’s wide world”, named after her grandmother. My movies don’t have complex content dramaturgy”, explains Sophie Rosentreter. “Instead consist of long, tranquil settings the feelings transport, like a picnic or children Petting the goats at the Zoo.” In this way people with dementia so important for them emotionally addressed, while the Reason occurs more and more into the background. So it happens that patients who have not spoken for weeks, suddenly inspired to start through the film to speak, laugh and react to their environment. Ilse’s wide world”entitled to raise dementia changes at all levels with a unique concept of employment. So, the movies are part of a holistic, interactive modular system.
This consists of film, interactive companion book and photo cards, manipulable material and tactile objects such as tools or feathers, which are designed to enhance the feel of those affected. So far two developed modular systems (“A day at the Zoo” and “Music – sing together”) members help at home, caregivers and volunteers in senior facilities to deal with about 200 hours-dementia people and stimulate. A new film in production, which shows puppies grow up is up-to-date. The third film by Ilse’s wide world with name dogs the best friends of the people”is released in August. For Sophie Rosentreter of the change of the model as the dedicated representative of people with dementia has arisen naturally, because she had the courage to follow their intuition and to realize a dream. Driven by the urge to want to change something, she committed today for the, which can raise their voices more yourself. “” Background information on the product DVD, manipulable material with photo cards, time block and instructions and touch set for the projects a day at the Zoo “and music to sing together” there are now in each of three packages.