PBS Documentary on Iris Apfel

Iris Apfel holding large glasses

The Blog and Newsletter Senior Planet runs a series called “Aging with Attitude.” How appropriate that they would post a profile and PBS documentary about Iris Apfel. If you don’t know her, you should. The entire documentary can be screened online until August 15th. Enjoy!

Aging Societies Should Make More of Mentorship


Making this happen will take more than encouraging images from the silver screen: it will mean undoing decades devoted to keeping the generations apart—in every sphere of life including age-segregated housing, educational arrangements, and workplaces pushing out experienced workers.