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GI Film Festival San Diego 2018


  1. Lion in a Box

    Melanie Brown / Healing, Military Sexual Trauma, Animation, Student Film, Women Filmmaker, Post 9/11, Women in Service / USA / 2017 / narrative / 4 mins
    "Lion in a Box" is an experimental film that elucidates the margins of sacrifice and combat.This first person documentary recounts one woman's military training, and the battles she endured to achieve her goals.
    Plays In:
    Selected Shorts and Local Films

    Museum of Photographic Arts
    September 28, 2018 8:15 pm

  2. Sgt. Stubby – An American Hero

    Richard Lanni / Animation, World War I, Bridging Generations, Family / USA / 2018 / narrative / 84 mins
    Army Pvt. Robert Conroy is adopted by a stray, stump-tailed terrier. Conroy names his new friend Stubby and gives him a home, a family, and a chance to embark on the adventure that would define a century. The two quickly find themselves in the trenches of France during World War I and on the path to history.

    Preceded by: My Voice, My American

    Sgt. Stubby – An American Hero

    UltraStar Cinemas at Hazard Center
    September 30, 2018 1:30 pm