Included within shorts film block
Directed by Mark Kirkland
United States | 26 min | 2016
On a mission over the Mediterranean, B-17 Pilot Bud and his crew are shot down.
Bud becomes the sole survivor by swimming 32 hrs to the Italian shore, and then spends 20 months in Stalag Luft III. After years of suffering with sole survivors guilt and severe PTSD, he finally found a road to healing and reconciliation.
Directed by three time Emmy Award winner Mark Kirkland.
Mark Kirkland is a three-time Primetime Emmy award-winning director and filmmaker. He studied film and graduated from the California Institute of the Arts. He is an associate member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) and former Governor for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Kirkland’s film A Letter From Home screened at the 2010 GI Film Festival..