By Sonia Kennebeck
National Bird follows whistleblowers who, despite possible consequences, are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war. The film gives rare insight through the eyes of both survivors and veterans who suffer from PTSD while plagued by guilt over participating in the killing of faceless people in foreign countries.
Indie Lens Pop-Up documentary films are screened in Studio 251 (aka “The Film Co-op”) Screening is approx. 1 hour, an audience discussion to follow film.
The Alabama Filmmakers Co-op is a local Producing Partner of Indie Lens Pop-up
Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on PBS’s Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics, to family and relationships. Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation.