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GI Film Fest Intern: Meet Steph

Want to know about an enthusiastic, relatable, and an ingenious member of the GI Film Festival internship team? Meet Stephanie (Steph) Riley, a rising sophomore at the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Ricky Schroder to Launch GIFF DC on 19 May

Ricky Schroder is coming back to GIFF!  The award-winning actor…
Mary Pickford

The Love Light

Part 2 of the 3 part series on women in war film. Filmed in 1921, The Love Light was ostensibly a vehicle for Mary Pickford to do what she did best – that is to say playing a sweet, beguiling heroine.

Why No Love for the Air Force Hollywood?

For whatever reason though, moviemakers out there don’t see the thrill of documenting the Air Force. Really? Why not? In the naval aviation movie Top Gun starring Tom Cruise, filmmakers showed that flying and landing on a boat can be super cool. Can't the Air Force be just as cool?

Summer Viewing: Must Watch Part II

I missed being in the States for the 4th of July since I’m…

Honoring Fathers in Film and Life

I once encountered the mother of a Marine who told me about her…

Top 5 Underrated Military Dads in Film

I could never understand why movies and TV shows typecast military…

A Look at Veteran Nation with James Carafano

Veteran Nation, executively produced by Army veteran James Carafano,…

4PM Film Block Today: Bighorn

Bighorn, by Alfred Thomas Catalfo, is a supernatural/fantasy…

Showing at 1:30PM: Choc'late Soldiers from the USA

Choc’late Soldiers from the USA, directed by Noel Izon, tells…