Tagged with: Ageing
'Building up trust and understanding over not just weeks, but months, was essential to filming.' Series producer Alice Perman on the sensitivities of filming the elderly care system for the BBC Two documentary.
My main reflection after making When I Get Older is that it was a privilege to stay with Ivy in her home. Ivy is a pensioner whose housing benefit doesn't cover her rent and she's in debt. I found it challenging and humbling to live with her for four days and see how she had to analyse th...