In Memoriam: Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros

[25 April 2011]

By Cynthia Fuchs

PopMatters Film and TV Editor

On 20 April, Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros were killed in Libya.

Both were veteran and brilliant photojournalists: see Hetherington’s work here and Hondros’ here.

On 25 April, National Geographic Channel will re-air Restrepo, the 2010 Oscar-nominated documentary that Hetherington co-directed with Sebastian Junger. See PopMattersreview.

Hetherington talks about the film and his photography in a recent PBS interview.

And Hondros discusses his ninth trip to Iraq, in a 2007 NPR interview.

Trailer for Restrepo:

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