Movie poster for Thelma depicting an older woman on a scooter

Older Adults on the Big Screen: Reflections on Thelma

June 26, 2024 by NCALL Staff

Have you met Thelma yet? NCALL loves positive portrayals of older adults, and June Squibb’s Thelma is a delight. This comedy — about an older woman who is scammed out of $10,000 and, when the police are unable to help her, takes matters into her own hands — offers some good reminders about working with older survivors.