November 14, 2013
Please note that this film may contain violence and profanity and may not be suitable for viewers of all ages.
Armed only with their cameras, Peabody and Emmy Award-Winning conflict journalist Mike Boettcher and his son, Carlos, provide unprecedented access into the longest war in U.S. history. Mike and Carlos embedded with U.S. Forces fighting on the front lines in Afghanistan, amidst the constant threat of the Taliban. Their journey, The Hornet's Nest, unfolds a true story of survival not only for the soldiers but for a father and son who seek to rekindle their relationship under the most harrowing of circumstances. A current Mizzou Law student was a member of the combat unit featured in this film.
A Q&A with the Filmmakers and a reception will follow the screening in Hulston Hall.
There is no fee for this event, but a ticket is required. To secure a ticket in advance, please contact Robin Nichols at 573-882-6381 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A limited number of tickets may also be available on the day of the screening at 4 pm in Hulston Hall.