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Let’s Gather to Honor our Veterans

ThinkTV invites you to attend a Special Screening of THE VIETNAM WAR A Film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

The Vietnam War: A Film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick

THE VIETNAM WAR features testimony from nearly 100 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides. Ten years in the making, the series includes rarely seen, digitally re-mastered archival footage from sources around the globe, photographs taken by some of the most celebrated photojournalists of the 20th century, historic television broadcasts, evocative home movies, and revelatory audio recordings from inside the Kennedy, Johnson and Nixon administrations. 

Learn about the Sacrifices – Understand life “back home” – Celebrate the Vietnam veterans among us

On Thursday, August 24th Come early and tour the Vietnam exhibit of the National Museum of the United States Air Force, then join us in the Museum Theatre 

5:00 Reception Begins
5:30 Welcome & Video
6:30 Closing Remarks
7:00 Event Conclusion

Experience this special 45 minute screening and say thank you to all veterans, particularly those who served during The Vietnam War.

This event is free, however, food is provided so we need to know who’s coming!! Please RSVP to Maggie at 937-220-1600 or e-mail to: Events@thinktv.org before August 21st.

 

 

THE VIETNAM WAR airs Sunday, September 17 – September 21 at 8 p.m. on ThinkTV and CET 

Sponsored by Bank of America, The Better Angels Society, CPB Corportion for Public Broadcasting, Nation Endowment for the Humanities

Bank of America; Corporation for Public Broadcasting; PBS; David H. Koch; The Blavatnik Family Foundation; Park Foundation; The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations; The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation; The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; National Endowment for the Humanities; The Pew Charitable Trusts; Ford Foundation Just Films; Rockefeller Brothers Fund; and

Members of The Better Angels Society:
Jonathan & Jeannie Lavine, Diane & Hal Brierley, Amy & David Abrams, John & Catherine Debs, Fullerton Family Charitable Fund, The Montrone Family, Lynda & Stewart Resnick, The Golkin Family Foundation, The Lynch Foundation, The Roger & Rosemary Enrico Foundation, Richard S. & Donna L. Strong Foundation, Bonnie & Tom McCloskey, Barbara K. & Cyrus B. Sweet III, The Lavender Butterfly Fund