Where’s Steve? is a short film by Leon Lopez. It’s a short film highlighting some of the challenges families and primary carers encounter when providing support to people with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eric, who has early-onset dementia, arrives home from the hospital after overcoming COVID-19 to discover his partner is still in the hospital, uncertain of his future. Due to the lockdown restrictions, Eric is unable to visit his partner and relies on Benny, his carer to help him through his confusion.
The film’s main characters Eric and Benny are played by Terry George and Leon Lopez.
Watch Where’s Steve?
Below you’re able to watch Leon Lopez’ short film on the challenges of people with dementia during the Covid-19 pandemic.Where’s Steve? – Written by James McDermott, Directed by Leon Lopez (BBP Limited)
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