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Dementia charity compiles list of films with music perfect for those living with the condition

February 21, 2019

The Sunday Post: Dementia UK’s list of movie recommendations is focused around films which have music, interactivity and simple plotlines at their heart. The first on the list is Abba musical Mammia Mia, with the Swedish band’s music having an enduring appeal across generations.

It gives the opportunity to connect through a shared singalong to the tunes of Benny, Bjorn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid, with music and songs having the ability to bring out strong feelings and memories in someone with dementia.

Other similar recommendations include The Sound of Music, My Fair Lady and South Pacific.

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