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Documentary Shorts: Veterans, Allies, and Caregivers

This collection of documentary shorts explore personal stories of veterans and those that care for them. Films include: “MORE THAN BROTHERS,” “We Carry On,” and “JULIAN: a Jiu Jitsu Story.”

In this program

A man sitting in front of a dark brick wall wearing a suit


Directed by Andrea von Siebenthal

Two Green Berets race against time to save the Afghans who kept them safe during their deployments.

Women lines up on a stage with microphones with 'this is a true love story' written above

We Carry On

Directed by Sareen Hairabedian

12 caregivers of wounded veterans participate in a six-week virtual poetry workshop that culminates in an on-stage performance in Washington, D.C.

Two men wearing army uniforms looking in the direction one man is pointing

JULIAN: a Jiu Jitsu Story

Directed by Max Bloom

A double amputee Marine fights to not only regain his physical strength but also overcome the mental trauma and reclaim his sense of identity and purpose.

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