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Under the Needle

Directed by Lee Robinson

Tattooing isn’t always a bad thing. For Operation Tattooing Freedom, they are using tattoos to help veterans cope with the effects of PTSD. This film follows marine veteran and official OTF tattoo artist Rocky Esparza through an official OTF session with army veteran Corey Collins. Screen reader support enabled.


Lee Robinson is a graduate of The Los Angeles Film School with a BS in digital filmmaking and has since directed and produced four short films, including the award-winning short film “Old Lions.” He has currently finished post-production on his fifth short “Stare” due out by the end of the year.

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Doc Block: True Stories of Survival and Heroism

This selection of shorts includes documentaries spanning from the Civil War to present day conflicts.

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