09/08/2012 05:02 am ET

The Festival -- A Spry 37 -- Gives Seniors Their Due

Movie makers have awakened to the fact that not only is there a huge population of graying Baby Boomers, but they are often tending to the needs of their aged parents.

And AARP's newest members regularly seek out films that speak to their generation's desires and needs -- which generally have little to do with superheroes in tights saving the day.

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