We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again- We here at Invisible Children so whole heartedly believe in the power of music. That’s why we have an entire team designated to working with artists dedicated to helping raise awareness about the LRA and funds for programs on the ground.
While it may not be Kony 2012 related, this soon to be released documentary is our source of inspiration today. “Alive Inside” is a documentary that follows a group of specialists “studying the effects of music therapy on the elderly [...] especially for those who suffer from degenerative diseases” like Alzheimer’s. (via Washington Post)
Men and women who have been rendered speechless for years become responsive after listening to just a few childhood favorites. Astounding, no?
Watch the teaser below, and if you live in New York be sure to go to a screening starting April 18th.