Restrepo

  • War
  • โ€ข
  • 1h 33m

Restrepo is a feature-length documentary that chronicles the deployment of a platoon of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistanโ€™s Korengal Valley. The movie focuses on a remote 15-man outpost, โ€œRestrepo,โ€ named after a platoon medic who was killed in action. It was considered one of the most dangerous postings in the U.S. military. This is an entirely experiential film: the cameras never leave the valley; there are no interviews with generals or diplomats. The only goal is to make viewers feel as if they have just been through a 90- minute deployment. This is war, full stop. The conclusions are up to you.

Language

English

Country

United States