Section

World War II

Film still for A Long March. Black and white image of young men enlisting, hands raised as if reciting allegiance.
Award Nominee, DEI, Local Film, Women Who Serve, World War II

A LONG MARCH

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

Film

A LONG MARCH

Directed by TS Botkin
Three veterans trace their paths from war to erasure by the U.S. Government.
Barrier film still. Black and white image of male solider wearing helmet and gear sack on his back. It's a partial profile shot. In the background, there is another soldier, armed and walking towards the main subject. Uniform and helmets are WW2 style.
Award Nominee, International, World War II

Barrier

Film

Barrier

Directed by Niels Bourgonje
September 1944. Two Canadian soldiers find a boy washed up on the Dutch beach. Where did he come…
Blind Ambition Film Still. Close up image of young man with eye injury. The eye has a gauze patch and the injury is being dressed with gauze.
Award Nominee, Families Who Serve, International, World War I, World War II

Blind Ambition: The Wop May Story

Film

Blind Ambition: The Wop May Story

Directed by Frederick Krotesch, Tom Robinson
Shot on 35mm filmstock with an orchestral musical score, "Blind Ambition" brings to life the story of an…
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…
graphic that reads Documentary Block
Healing, Local Film, Post 9/11, PTS, Transitioning Home, Women Who Serve, World War II

Documentary Block

Available to watch
May 22, 2022 12:00 pm - May 30, 2022 11:45 pm

Program

Documentary Block

Three documentary shorts that explore resiliency, healing, and forgiveness.
Into Flight Once More film still. Photo from inside the cockpit of a vintage airplane. The pilot's back is center in frame; he is looking over his left shoulder. Five dials and meters are behind his seat; low and center in the photo.
Award Nominee, Families Who Serve, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, World War II

Into Flight Once More

Available to watch
May 22, 2022 12:00 pm - May 30, 2022 11:45 pm

Film

Into Flight Once More

Directed by Adrienne Hall
On an airstrip in Connecticut, a squadron of World War II-era DC3/C47 airplanes is forming… the distinctive, throaty…
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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…
Second to None film stills. Image is animation of two servicemen, in profile. The one on the right is the superior, with a star patch on the shoulder. His arm is extended out and he is finger is pointed in the direction he is facing.
Award Nominee, Families Who Serve, World War II

Second to None

Film

Second to None

Directed by Ed Carson
A gripping first-hand account of a U.S. infantryman in World War II who walked through fear and cheated…
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…