Restrepo [videorecording] : one platoon, one valley, one year / National Geographic Entertainment presents ; an Outpost Films production ; in association with National Geographic Channel ; produced & directed by Sebastian Junger & Tim Hetherington.

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Available copies

  • 4 copies at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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Baker County Library 958.1047 RES DVD (Text) 37814002670140 VIDEO NON-FICTION Request In process -
Baker Halfway Branch 958.1047 RES DVD (Text) 37814002433465 VIDEO NON-FICTION Request Available -
Columbia Gorge Community College Library 958.104 REST 2010 (Text) 33892002485671 DVD Request Available -
Harney County Library 958.1 RESTREPO (Text) 37720000232496 New Adult Display Not holdable Lost 09/28/2011
La Grande Public Library DVD REST (Text) 35178001284853 Video Request Checked out 12/27/2014
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Virgil Films & Entertainment, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note: Bonus features: deleted scenes; extended interviews; updates on the soldiers from Second Platoon, Battle Company; "Sleeping soldiers" photo gallery; public service announcements from IAVA, Operation Homefront and TAPS.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010.
Formatted Contents Note: One week before deployment -- Commentary by the men deployed to Korengal Valley -- Korengal Outpost "The Kop" -- Doc Restrepo killed -- Weekly Shura with the village elders -- Problem of killed cow : locals wanted money, not rice, beans, sugar as repayment -- Operation Rock Avalanche -- Night operations -- Day 1: Aerial and land operations -- Civilians hurt , but no Taliban -- Day 2: Enemy weapons found -- Day 3: Ambushed by Taliban. Wounded and casualties -- Mountain village surrounded by snow-covered mountains -- Life in camp -- News about the Chosen Company losses -- Back to patrolling and fighting -- News of their upcoming deployment -- Commentary by men who had been deployed to Korengal Valley. In April 2010, The United States withdrew from the Korengal Valley. Nearly 50 American soldiers died fighting there.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editor, Michael Levine; cinematography, Sebastian Junger, Tim Hetherington
Participant or Performer Note: aSebastian Junger, Tim Hetherington
Summary, etc.: This documentary chronicles the deployment of a platoon of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley. The focus is on a remote 15-man outpost, Restrepo, named after a platoon medic who was killed in action. This is an experimental film: the cameras never leave the valley, and there are no interviews with generals or diplomats.
System Details Note: DVD; Region 1; NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note: English dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Awards Note: Academy Awards, 2011, nomination: Best Documentary (Feature).
Sundance Film Festival, 2010, Winner: Grand Jury Prize, Documentary
Subject: United States. Army. Airborne Brigade, 173rd.
aAfghan War, 2001- > Campaigns > Afghanistan > Korangal Valley.
Genre: aWar films.
aDocumentary films.
aVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.

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