100 year-old Arlyne in Concord, New Hampshire questions why everyone expects her to be a wise person. She finds it absurd. People can be wise or not at any age, right? To Live 10,000 Years comes with a pressure to be wise. MUSIC: Roll Jordan Roll (The Joy Drops) / CC BY 4.0
100 year-old Inger in Jackson, Wyoming insistes that she is not nostalgic and that she prefers to live in the moment. Inger knows how To Live 10,000 Years. MUSIC: The First Ten Minutes of Cocksucker Blues (Chris Forsyth and the Solar Motel Band) / CC BY-NC-ND 3.0
Photo essay: Hannah is a centenarian living in Metairie, Louisiana. She gets her hair done, as she does every Friday, and then waits for lunch to be served back at her dining room table in the home she has lived in for 60 years.
Video: Edith is a centenarian living in Palm Desert, California. “I’m happy to have a nice little animal.”, says Edith.
Video: “She wasn’t one with a retort…” Warren, 100 years old, Montana
Video: Edith is a centenarian living in Palm Desert, California. Edith is very knowledgeable about nutrition. When it comes to centenarians, people always want to know what is their secret to longevity. Edith strongly believes in the value of good nutrition.
Video: Arlyne is 100 years old and lives in Concord, New Hampshire. My mother, Sarann Goldfield, joined me on the shoot to meet Arlyne and they got along like dear old friends.
Video: Helen is 103 years old and lives in Idaho. Her invitation to Pope Francis is wholehearted and spontaneous. She is no longer able to travel and would love to host the Pope for tea in her kitchen in Boise, Idaho. Helen is a retired nurse practioner who studied public health at Berkley University in […]
Photo Essay: Harry is a centenarian living in Laramie, Wyoming. Harry lives at the Laramie Care Center and went to visit his family who live close to him.
Photo Essay: Inger is a centenarian living in Jackson Wyoming. Inger was living in Denmark during World War II Nazi occupation, raising young children, and saving Jewish people by hiding them in her basement until fisherman could take them to safety in Sweden. Inger and her family found their way to Jackson, where she lives […]