The Genius of Marian

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The heartbreak of Alzheimer’s, the power of art, and the meaning of family


The Genius of Marian is an intimate family portrait that explores the heartbreak of Alzheimer’s disease, the power of art and the meaning of family.

The Genius of Marian follows Pam White in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease as her son, the filmmaker, documents her struggle to hang on to a sense of self.

Banker White
Anna Fitch

Don Bernier
Banker White

Shaleece Haas

Outreach Coordinator
Chris Riley

Documentary © 2012

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