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This documentary, CUT BACK: facing ageism, brings to light the often subtle and the not so subtle sting of ageism. With her focus on the workforce director Patricia Sahertian takes a look at a diverse group of people across the nation who have been affected by age discrimination. In their own words, they tell their personal story about how ageism has touched their lives. "I am grateful to the people who agreed to participate in this film. They show an amazing spirit and resilience" said Sahertian. The stories are interspersed by comments from lawyers, advisors, employment specialist and many more who are trying to make a difference about the effects of ageism.

The documentary was filmed in New York City and Long Island, New York – San Francisco, Marin County, Oakland and Tiburon, California – Denver, Colorado – Phoenix, Arizona and Dublin, Ireland.