November 29, 2010

Restrepo - Airs Tonight on Nat Geo Channel

Restrepo the award-winning film by Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington airs tonight on the National Geographic Channel at 9:00 PM EST.

The movie focuses on a remote 15-man outpost, "Restrepo," named after a platoon medic who was killed in action. It was considered one of the most dangerous postings in the U.S. military. This is an entirely experiential film: the cameras never leave the soldiers; there are no interviews with generals or diplomats. The only goal is to make viewers feel as if they have just been through a 90-minute deployment. This is war, full stop. The conclusions are up to you.

You won't want to miss this film.

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