Deserter

By: Big Noise Films

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New. No dust jacket as issued. Brand New! Support Radical Independent Pacific Northwest Booksellers! 30 p. PM Video. Audience: General/trade. Deserter is the journey of Ryan and Jen Johnson--a deserting soldier and his young wife--as they flee across the country to seek refugee status over the Canadian border. As they move from safe house to safe house, we get to know Ryan and Jen--two, shy, small-town kids from the Central Valley who joined the military because there were no jobs, and find they must make a heroic stand in order to escape an illegal and immoral war. Deserter is a political road movie with one of the few happy endings that this war has given us. Special Feature: Discussion with Amy Goodman and US Army Deserter Ryan Johnson at the North American premiere of Deserter. Awards and Festivals: * Official Selection: International Documentary Festival of Amsterdam * OVNI-Barcelona * Singapore International Film Festival * BeyondTV-UK * MountainTop Human Rights Film Festival.


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Deserter is the journey of Ryan and Jen Johnsona deserting soldier and his young wifeas they flee across the country to seek refugee status over the Canadian border. As they move from safe house to safe house, we get to know Ryan and Jentwo, shy, small-town kids from the Central Valley who joined the military because there were no jobs, and find they must make a heroic stand in order to escape an illegal and immoral war. Deserter is a political road movie with one of the few happy endings that this war has given us.
Special Feature: Discussion with Amy Goodman and US Army Deserter Ryan Johnson at the North American premiere of Deserter."

Title: Deserter

Author Name: Big Noise Films

Categories: DVDs,

Publisher: Big Noise Films: 2008-03-01

ISBN Number: 160486012X

ISBN Number 13: 9781604860122

Binding: DVD

Book Condition: New

Type: DVD

Seller ID: Alibris0010676