Films

The Good Soldier

Film. Directed by Lexy Lovell and Michael Uys. 2009. 79 minutes. Documentary that offers examples of these too-often-forgotten "good soldiers" who, in different ways, tried to follow their consciences.
Themes: Wars & Related Anti-War Movements

thegoodsoliderAs the United States seems embarked on a strategy of war without end, it’s worth remembering that, throughout U.S. history, soldiers have resisted attempts to turn them into mindless killing machines.

The Good Soldier offers examples of these too-often-forgotten “good soldiers” who, in different ways, tried to follow their consciences. It’s vital that today’s high school students be exposed to individuals like those featured in this important film.

Produced by Out of the Blue Productions.

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