A Documentary Series on LGBTQ Seniors, Life, Love and the Wisdom of Growing Older
TELUS Optik Local supports compelling, original stories told by filmmakers from BC and Alberta. The March Sweater Project is a series of videos about LGBTQ2+ Elders who share their stories about growing older.
The March Sweater Project – Episode 1 – The Caretakers
Peter and Vincent reflect on their marriage and taking care of Peter’s elderly mother.
The March Sweater Project – Episode 2 – The Healer
Wendy shares her wisdom of Plains Cree healing techniques and how she has learned to love her two spirit self.
The March Sweater Project – Episode 3 – The Phoenix
Sonya bravely talks about living a life on the streets and how she has learned to be beautiful.
The March Sweater Project – Episode 4 – The Queen
Bill shares his story of a life lived impersonating the Queen as well as his secrets to staying youthful at any age.
The March Sweater Project – Episode 5 – The Nun
Chris shares her intimate feelings of the tragedy of losing a lifelong love and the beauty of having found it in the first place.