Mar
21

War News Radio top story: Shepherds of Helmand

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Gary Mortensen’s 2007 film, This is War: Memories of Iraq, was critically acclaimed for focusing on the soldiers’ perspectives. Director Mortensen’s new documentary, Shepherds of Helmand, uses this same approach to tell the story of a Oregonian National Guard unit deployed to Afghanistan in 2008. With producer Alan Zhao, Jared Nolan reports.


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