According to the Mayor's Policy Council Member Maria del Carmen Ruiz Jódar, nearly 700 seniors have participated during the months of March, April, May and June at the Senior Film Program, which promotes the Department of Policy Staff, the Ministry of Policy Social, Women and Migration, Caja de Ahorros y Pensiones de Barcelona "La Caixa" and the entity Cinemax Almenara.
The "Film Major" is an initiative promoted by the Ministry of Social Policy, Women and Immigration through the Directorate General for the elderly, the Department of the Mayor, La Caixa and Cinemax Almenara by allowing the elderly attend every year on Tuesdays, except holidays, any movie session for the low price of 0.50 euros.
To benefit from this performance, it is only necessary to prove at the window, using ID, which is over 65 years.
"Film Major", the launch took place last year, is under the Mayor Edil Ruiz Jódar, "a novel way of promoting culture, recreation and active social participation of older persons, forming part This program of activities, both from the Autonomous Community of Murcia and Lorca the Consistory, promoted among the elderly to promote healthy aging through the Cultural. "
Ruiz Jódar has encouraged all seniors to benefit from this program, which is in the stretch, as this issue will end next November (inclusive), at the time, he has shown his appreciation to both DG Seniors, as the Caixa and Bank Cinemax Almenara for making this "cultural playful performance for people over Lorca."
The initiative is part of the activities that both the Community of Madrid as the capital Hall promoted among the elderly to promote healthy aging through the culture.
Similarly, the Federation of Cinemas in Spain has done this purpose through this program bringing the enjoyment of the film to the largest in the region.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Lorca