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Minor Details

A soldier returns home from Afghanistan and faces culture shock as he attempts to finish his degree.

Overview

Genre
Human Interest, Current Affairs, Society, and Culture
Synopsis

James Henderson left school to join the military just one semester shy of earning his degree. In 2008, he was deployed to Afghanistan. With camera in hand, he documents his training and daily life in the inhospitable landscape. After returning home from his 15-month tour, James reflects on the life-altering rigors of war and his difficulty readjusting to civilian life. Surrounded by young students fresh out of high school, he begins to question his place in society and the career path he originally chose.

Stage
finished
Running time
24 minutes

Credits

  • Jenna A. Bush ... Director, Producer, Writer, Editor, Camera, Composer

Production Details

Prod. Co.
JAB Films, LLC
Country
United States
Years of Production
2010
Locations
NJ, Afghanistan

Distribution Details

Release year
2011
Festivals
Garden State Film Festival, Rumspringe Film Festival,
Awards
Best Homegrown Documentary Short, featured on NJTV NJ Docs show
Language
English

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