International Day of Older People -
1 October 2009
Many say teenagers are now closer to their grandparents than ever before. A collection of stories which bust some of those outdated myths on ageing.
What does your grandad know about girls? Find out in A Day Out With Gwyn, starring Frank Kelly (from Father Ted).
Watch this and other inspirational shorts to tie in with the United Nations International Day of Older People, bringing different generations together to celebrate the opportunities, achievements and aspirations of older people and their contribution to our society and economy.
A short film about a small but challenging personal ambition that becomes an ever-widening metaphor for hope.
Gwyn is a 13-year-old boy who feels too cool to be going out for a daytrip with his grandad.
"I have two families. One in the house and one in the garage." Dai is a photographer and his story reflects his love for his two families.
"I brought back another dream: the desire to return." Monica recalls her travelling adventures in her campervan around the Scottish wilderness.
"But as I turned 15, I found my perfect walk." Hanne finds a soul-mate on one of her favourite walks in Wales.
"I'm going to retire from all that. I'm going to be me at last." Jenny McGregor's digital story made with a mobile phone.
"His individual character has influenced me greatly." A tribute to a very special friend and role-model.