Ordinary Life, Extraordinary Journey

Ordinary Life – Extraordinary Journey

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Ordinary Life – Extraordinary Journey

Directed by Nathan Talan
Harlem Vets Project
USA | 30 min | 2021


Ordinary Life, Extraordinary Journey features the story of Kim Hurd, a woman in 11 years of long term recovery for drug alcohol addiction. The documentary strives to demonstrate the impact addiction can have on an individual while also helping to reduce the stigma and shame that prevents individuals from seeking recovery.

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Nata Talan, Director | Ordinary Life, Extraordinary JourneyNate Talan
Director

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Director: Tessa Appelgren
Country: USA
Year: 2021
Language: English
Runtime: 30 min.
Rated: 

Credits


Editor: Nicholas Stange
Director of Photography: Nick Talan
Sound Recordist, Mixer: Mike Leaman
Documentary Subject: Kim Hurd

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Patricia Whelchel | Know Her Story

Patricia Whelchel – Know Her Story

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Patricia Whelchel – Know Her Story

Directed by Kayla Bronson
Harlem Vets Project
USA | 29 min | 2021


Patricia Whelchel joined the Air Force shortly after graduating high school in the 1980’s. She talks about the hardships of being a Black woman in the military, and how what she went through affects her daily life, even after leaving duty. This documentary captures her honest and difficult experiences while in service, including her sexual assault, and how corrupt the system was for not giving her any help, or offering any services to help her cope with the aftermath.

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Kayla Bronson

Kayla Bronson
Director

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Director: Kayla Bronson
Country: USA
Year: 2021
Language: English
Runtime: 29 min.
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William Smith, A Warrior In Time | Tessa Appelgren, Director

William Smith – A Warrior in Time

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William Smith – A Warror In Time

Directed by Tessa Appelgren
Harlem Vets Project
USA | 30 min | 2021


This documentary covers the life of Bill Smith, who tells his story of his time in the military and how it has affected his life. Inspired by his father’s military service, Bill joins the United States Marines. From growing up on the Pine Ridge Reservation to helicoptering through the Philippians, Bill Smith lived a life of pride.

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Tessa Appelgren, DirectorTessa Appelgren
Director

Tessa Appelgren is a 2021 graduate of Harlem High School. During her Senior year she directed and edited “William Smith – A Warrior in Time.” She currently is attending Rock Valley College hoping to become a physical therapist assistant.

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Director: Tessa Appelgren
Country: USA
Year: 2021
Language: English
Runtime: 30 min.
Rated: 

Credits

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