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National Bird

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Genres: Documentary
Director: Sonia Kennebeck
Plot Synopsis:

"National Bird" follows the dramatic journey of three whistleblowers who are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial current affairs issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war. At the center of the film are three U.S. military veterans. Plagued by guilt over participating in the killing of faceless people in foreign countries, they decide to speak out publicly, despite the possible consequences. Their stories take dramatic turns, leading one of the protagonists to Afghanistan where she learns about a horrendous incident. But her journey also gives hope for peace and redemption. Executive produced by Errol Morris and Wim Wenders, "National Bird" gives rare insight into the U.S. drone program through the eyes of veterans and survivors, connecting their stories in ways never seen before in a documentary. Its images haunt the audience and bring a far away issue close to home.

  • Release Details
    Release Date: April 8th, 2017
    Movie Release Year: 2016
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: FilmRise
  • Technical Specs
    Length:92 Minutes
    Specs:Blu-ray
    Video Resolution/Codec:TBA
    Audio Formats:TBA
    Special Features:Afghanistan - Orthopaedic Centre
    Afghanistan - Suhrab and his Family
    Daniel - Fundraiser for CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou
    Daniel - White House Protest
    Heather - First Interview
    Heather - Letters from Basic Training
    Lisa - Chalkupy
    Lisa - College Talk
    Lisa - Paper Clip Tattoo
    "National Bird" trailer