Where Soldiers Come From

Where Soldiers Come From | 9 Sep 2011 // 12:45 AM

Heather Courtney's thoughtful documentary follows three young men as they make their way to war, a journey that, as the title has it, has as much to do with where they're from as where they go.

Silverdocs 2011: 'Give Up Tomorrow' and 'Where Soldiers Come From' | 23 Jun 2011 // 2:40 AM

Two films at Silverdocs show very different effects of trauma that has no end in sight.


'Where Soldiers Come From' on POV for Veterans Day | 9 Nov 2011 // 11:30 PM

"I know that a documentary is never completely the truth," says Heather Courtney. "It is always told through the filter of the director and the

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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