Debt of Honor: Disabled Veterans in American History
Portret Films Role: Editor
Production Company: Steeplechase Films
A feature documentary examining the way in which the American government and society as a whole have regarded disabled veterans throughout history, beginning in the aftermath of the Revolutionary War and continuing through today’s conflicts in the Middle East. The film combines personal stories, told by distinguished disabled veterans, with deep history narrated by leading scholars in the fields of disability studies, history and psychology to illustrate the human cost of war and the enormous sacrifices of military service. Directed by Ric Burns,Debt of Honor airs November 10th 2015 as part of PBS’ Stories of Service.