OPERATION HOMECOMING: WRITING THE WARTIME EXPERIENCE (FEATURE DOCUMENTARY)
Operation Homecoming, an Academy Award nominated documentary, explores the firsthand accounts of American troops through their written words, and offers a profound window into the human side of the war that was being fought in Iraq.
Interviews and dramatic readings by such actors as Robert Duvall, Josh Lucas, Beau Bridges, Blair Underwood, Justin Kirk, Aaron Eckhart, Chris Gorham and John Krasinski, transform selections from this collection of writing into a deep examination of the experiences of the men and women who are serving in America’s armed forces. At the same time the film provides depth and context to these experiences through a broader look at the universal themes of war literature.
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This eloquent and moving documentary brings us closer to the emotions of the soldiers fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan than perhaps any previous examination.