Film: Where Soldiers Come From | POV | PBS (2012)
From a snowy, small town in northern Michigan to the mountains of Afghanistan, Where Soldiers Come From follows the four-year journey of childhood friends who join the National Guard after graduating from high school. As it chronicles the young men's transformation from restless teenagers to soldiers looking for roadside bombs to 23-year-old combat veterans trying to start their lives again, the film offers an intimate look at the young Americans who fight our wars, the families and towns they come from — and the way one faraway conflict changes everything.
A co-production of Quincy Hill Films and ITVS in association with American Documentary | POV, with funds provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
Where Soldiers Come From | POV | PBS (2012)
Thursday, June 13th, 7 PM (Doors Open at 6:30 PM)
Wickford Art Association
36 Beach Street
North Kingstown, RI 02852
Free parking, handicapped accessible.
Donations accepted to help defray the cost of the "Journeys Onward" exhibit and related special events, including "Where Soldiers Come From". Thank you.