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Contributor(s): Pullapilly, Gita | Cook, Warren | Gaudet, Aron, 1974- | Martin, Zack | Ferrigan, Dan | International Film Circuit (Firm) | American Documentary, Inc | P.O.V. (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [S.l.] : Virgil Films, c2009Edition: Special Awards Edition.Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Iraq War, 2003- -- Veterans -- Appreciation | Iraq War, 2003- -- Veterans -- United States | World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- United States | Older people -- Maine -- Biography | Documentary filmsGenre/Form: Nonfiction films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 956.7044/3
Contents:
disc 1. Feature film ; Bonus features -- disc 2. Special features. presented by International Film Circuit ; produced in association with American Documentary - P.O.V. ; written and directed by Aron Gaudet ; produced by Gita Pullapilly.
Production Credits: Editor, Aron Gaudet ; original music, Zack Martin ; directors of photography, Aron Gaudet, Dan Ferrigan ; executive producer, Warren Cook.
Interviewer, Gita Pullapilly ; Joan Gaudet, William Knight, Gerald Mundy.Summary: Beginning as a seemingly idiosyncratic story about troop greeters, a group of senior citizens who gather daily at a small airport to thank American soldiers departing and returning from Iraq, the film quickly turns into a moving, unsettling, and compassionate story about aging, loneliness, war, and mortality. Included are stories of heartbreak and redemption that remind viewers how this culture casts out elders, and too often soldiers. Includes commentary, featurettes, bonus scenes, and more.
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A DVD 956.70 (Browse shelf) Available 1 Disk 066930

disc 1. Feature film ; Bonus features -- disc 2. Special features. presented by International Film Circuit ; produced in association with American Documentary - P.O.V. ; written and directed by Aron Gaudet ; produced by Gita Pullapilly.

Editor, Aron Gaudet ; original music, Zack Martin ; directors of photography, Aron Gaudet, Dan Ferrigan ; executive producer, Warren Cook.

Interviewer, Gita Pullapilly ; Joan Gaudet, William Knight, Gerald Mundy.

Beginning as a seemingly idiosyncratic story about troop greeters, a group of senior citizens who gather daily at a small airport to thank American soldiers departing and returning from Iraq, the film quickly turns into a moving, unsettling, and compassionate story about aging, loneliness, war, and mortality. Included are stories of heartbreak and redemption that remind viewers how this culture casts out elders, and too often soldiers. Includes commentary, featurettes, bonus scenes, and more.

Not rated.

DVD; NTSC, region 0; aspect ratio 1.78:1, anamorphic widescreen.

Closed captioned.

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