Films and Events

Vietnam War

Others May Live: American Patriot

Film

Others May Live: American Patriot

Directed by Matthew Black
Vietnam veteran Bobby Shelton recounts his time in service and reflects on the bond he shared with his…
Local Film Showcase, Made by Veteran / Military

Polka.

Film

Polka.

Directed by Andrew Brame
Near his campsite under a bridge, Kenny makes a discovery that changes his lonely existence and must work…
First-time Filmmaker, Made by Veteran / Military, Student Project, USMC, Women in Film

REDDOG

Film

REDDOG

Directed by Will Whitney
REDDOG, is a film based on true events of a U.S. Marine in Afghanistan while on patrol with…
Army, Made by Veteran / Military, Vietnam War

Remains: The Search for SFC Samuel J. Padgett

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Remains: The Search for SFC Samuel J. Padgett

Directed by Joe Day, Jose Rodriguez
In the depths of a Vietnamese jungle, a team of archaeologists and U.S. service members search for the…
Local Film Showcase, Navy, Vietnam War

Scramble The Seawolves

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Scramble The Seawolves

Directed by Jeff Arballo
A ragtag team from meager beginnings becomes the most decorated squadron in Naval Aviation history and of the…
First-time Filmmaker, World War II

Sunken Roads: Three Generations After D-Day

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Sunken Roads: Three Generations After D-Day

Directed by Charlotte Juergens
A young woman joins a group of D-Day veterans on a pilgrimage to retrace their route from World…
Take Me Home Huey Helicopter
Healing Arts, Local Film Showcase, Made by Veteran / Military, Vietnam War, Women in Film

Opening Night featuring Take Me Home Huey

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Opening Night featuring Take Me Home Huey

Directed by Alicia Brauns, Christine Steele, Steve Maloney
“Take Me Home Huey” documents contemporary artist Steve Maloney’s transformation of a wounded warbird into a colorful sculpture.…
Healing Through Sports, Post 9/11

Team River Runner – Beyond Paddling

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Team River Runner – Beyond Paddling

Directed by Kirk Hewitt, Takayuki Yamato
The film tells the story of a group of wounded Raleigh veterans who found healing in the rivers…
Made by Veteran / Military

The Black String

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The Black String

Directed by Brian Hanson
After a lonely convenience store clerk goes on a blind date with a mysterious woman, his world begins…
Vietnam War

The Donut Dollies

Film

The Donut Dollies

Directed by Norm Anderson
In 1968, two best friends joined an elite team and flew into a war zone wearing powder blue…
First-time Filmmaker

The Invalid Corps

Film

The Invalid Corps

Directed by Day Al-Mohamed
In July 1864, Confederate General Jubal Early launches a surprise raid that takes him to the very gates…
LGBTQ, Local Film Showcase, Made by Veteran / Military

The Man I Want to Be

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The Man I Want to Be

Directed by Devin Scott
The Man I Want to Be tells the story of a boy (Billy Nichols) growing up in the…
LGBTQ

The Real Thing

Film

The Real Thing

Directed by Brandon Kelley
A soldier returns home to meet his daughter, who transitioned while he was on tour.
Healing Arts, Vietnam War

The Whistleblower of My Lai

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The Whistleblower of My Lai

Directed by Connie Field
This artful, resonant documentary counterpoints the story of one of the most shameful episodes in U.S. military history…
Local Film Showcase, Starring Military or Veteran, Women in Film

This One Step

Film

This One Step

Directed by The RAY SISTERS
A young Texan veteran and his wife must re-learn the rhythm of their relationship, complicated by lingering PTSD.
Healing Arts, Student Project

Under the Needle

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Under the Needle

Directed by Lee Robinson
A short documentary about the therapeutic effects of tattooing and PTSD.
Vietnam War

Vietnam Aftermath

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Vietnam Aftermath

Directed by Tom Phillips
The horrors of war never die. The story emerging is not one on the War itself, but on…
Shorts Block

Vietnam Block

Program

Vietnam Block

This selection of shorts include documentaries about the Vietnam War, the Veterans, and the War's aftermath.
Made by Veteran / Military, Vietnam War

War Paint

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War Paint

Directed by J.C. Doler, Taylor Bracewell
A soldier fights through the heat and hell of the Vietnam War in the early 1960s.
Made by Veteran / Military

XVII Carvings

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XVII Carvings

Directed by Jesse Larvick, Manny Marquez
A Marine Corps veteran, Anthony Marquez, is on a quest to create a memorial for the 17 fellow…