Calgary Public Library

My father's Vietnam, written, produced and directed by Soren Sorenson

Summary
A personal documentary about a public subject, "My Father's Vietnam" personifies the connections made and unmade by the Vietnam War. Featuring never-before-seen photographs and 8mm footage of the era, "My Father's Vietnam" is the story of three soldiers, only one of whom returned home alive. Interviews with the filmmaker's Vietnam veteran father and the friends and family members of the two men with whom he served — both of whom who were killed there — give voice to individuals who continue to carry silent, psychological burdens of a war that ended over 40 years ago. "My Father's Vietnam" carries with it the potential to encourage audiences to broach the subjects of service and sacrifice with the veterans in their lives
Language
eng
Note
Special features: Over 35 minutes of unused intervew footage; New intervew with Soren Sorensen and Peter Sorensen; Trailer
Physical Description
1 videodisc (79 min.), sound, color, 4 3/4 in.
Specific Material Designation
videodisc

Library Locations

  • Fish Creek Library

    11161 Bonaventure Drive SE, Calgary, Alberta, T2J 6S1, CA
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