Body of War w/ filmmaker Dee Dee Halleck

Date/Time
Date(s) - Friday 09/12/2008
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tomas Young in the Capitol building, Washington DC.

Tomas Young, 25 years old, was paralyzed by a bullet to his spine after serving in Iraq less than a week. Body of War follows Tomas as he comes to terms with his disability and finds his own unique and passionate voice against the war.

 

Produced and directed by Phil Donahue and Ellen Spiro.

 

Legendary community media activist Dee Dee Halleck, who played a major role in bringing this story to film, will speak after the screening.

 

Iraq War vet Tyler Boudreau will sign copies of his new book, "Packing Inferno: The Unmaking of a Marine."

 

Co-sponsored by the Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley, Women Against War and Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace.

 

Watch a trailer.