Section

Mature Content

American Hero Film Still, lead character at press conference. She is seated at the table, microphones in front of her. She has tears in her eyes. The American flag is behind her.
Award Nominee, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Mature Content, MTS, Post 9/11, Women Who Serve

American Hero

Film

American Hero

Directed by Manny McCord
Since the day Lt. Jordan returned home, she’s been trying to get the truth out, only to find…
Dear Sirs film still. Close up of someone holding a photograph. Only the hands holding the photo can be seen. The photo is of a young teen (Mark Pedri, left) and his grandfather (Silvio Pedri, right) seated on a front porch.
Award Nominee, Healing, Mature Content, PTS, World War II

Opening Night Film: Dear Sirs

Available to watch
May 18, 2022 12:00 pm - May 30, 2022 11:45 pm

Film

Opening Night Film: Dear Sirs

Directed by Mark Pedri
Filmmaker Mark Pedri had never heard his grandfather Silvio’s story despite spending nearly every day together for 10…
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Families Who Serve, Local Film, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Mature Content, PTS, Student Film, Transitioning Home, Women Who Serve

Drama Block

Available to watch
May 21, 2022 12:00 pm - May 30, 2022 11:45 pm

Program

Drama Block

This collection of shorts feature six films that surprise, inspire, and delight.
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International, Local Film, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Mature Content, MTS, Post 9/11, PTS, Transitioning Home, Vietnam, Women Who Serve, World War II

Late Night Drama Block

Available to watch
May 21, 2022 12:00 pm - May 30, 2022 11:45 pm

Program

Late Night Drama Block

This collection of shorts feature five films that will have you on the edge of your seat. Mature…
Lives on the Line film still. Image of young Black man. He appears to be speaking to someone, though they are not in the picture. American flag is in the background.
Award Nominee, Healing, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Mature Content, Post 9/11, Transitioning Home

Lives On the Line

Film

Lives On the Line

Directed by Steve Stein
Kyle is an Afghanistan war veteran, suffering from chronic pain, who falls victim to a broken system while…
RAW film still. Extreme close up of lead character's face. Only eyes and nose are visible. Tears are in her eyes.
Award Nominee, DEI, Local Film, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Mature Content, MTS, Post 9/11, PTS, Women Who Serve

RAW

Film

RAW

Directed by Drake Shannon
Past and present are blurred by a horrifying transgression as a female soldier faces the aftermath of a…
STRANGER AT HOME film still. Image of two leading experts in psychology and mental health, in vehicle. Dr. Charles Figley (left) has his hand on Dr. Mark Russell's shoulder.
Award Nominee, Families Who Serve, Healing, Mature Content, Mental Health, PTS, Stigma, Transitioning Home

STRANGER AT HOME: The Untold Story Of Military Mental Health

Available to watch
May 19, 2022 12:00 pm - May 30, 2022 11:45 pm

Film

STRANGER AT HOME: The Untold Story Of Military Mental Health

Directed by Beth Dolan, Luis Remesar
STRANGER AT HOME weaves the life-altering stories of the Navy Psychologist forced into whistleblowing, the Army Ranger involved…
THAT NIGHT film still. Image of a young man, sitting on a floor against a tiled wall. He is looking upward and has recent stitches on his nose and under his left eye.
Award Nominee, Healing, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Mature Content, PTS, Transitioning Home, Vietnam

THAT NIGHT

Film

THAT NIGHT

Directed by Samuel Gonzalez Jr.
A haunted veteran plagued by guilt and hallucinations struggles with the murder of an innocent civilian girl.
The Monument of Tolerance film still. Four men stand, arms crossed in front and holding hands. The image includes ceremonial flowers and flags in the background.
Award Nominee, DEI, Healing, Mature Content, PTS, World War II

The Monument of Tolerance

Film

The Monument of Tolerance

Directed by Elizabeth Suter, Tracie Hunter
75 years after the end of World War II, veterans from both the Allied and Axis forces, and…