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JULIAN: a Jiu Jitsu Story

Directed by Max Bloom

A double amputee Marine, struggling to come to terms with the loss of his legs from an IED in Afghanistan, discovers the healing power of jiu-jitsu. He fights to not only regain his physical strength but also overcome the mental trauma and reclaim his sense of identity and purpose.

Winner | Best Local Film

Nomination | Veterans Voice Award

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"Documentary Shorts: Veterans, Allies, and Caregivers" in white font over three photos under a transparent yellow background

Documentary Shorts: Veterans, Allies, and Caregivers

This collection of documentary shorts explore personal stories of veterans and those that care for them.

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