Military Channel Is a Proud Sponsor of the GI Film Festival
Arlington VA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The GI Film Festival, which will be held May 13-17, 2009 at the Carnegie Institution in Washington, DC, is the first and only film festival dedicated to the American military.
Buy your tickets online today! And if you cannot personally attend the GI Film Festival, please consider sending a soldier in your place.
Click here to find out more about the GI Film Festival's “Sponsor a Soldier” campaign.
About Military Channel
The Military Channel brings viewers compelling, real-world stories of heroism, military strategy, and significant turning points in history. The network takes viewers “behind the lines” to hear the personal stories of servicemen and women and offers in-depth explorations of military training, aviation technology and cutting-edge weaponry. As the only cable network devoted to military subjects, it also provides unique access to this world, allowing viewers to experience and understand the full spectrum of human drama, courage, and patriotism intrinsic to the armed forces, as well as, the long-held traditions of the military. For more information, please visit military.discovery.com.
The GIFF will present films from new and established international and domestic filmmakers that honor the heroic stories of the American Armed Forces and the worldwide struggle for freedom and liberty. Some of the films screened will be fan favorites. Others will be screened for the first time. All will in some way express the courage and selflessness of our fighting men and women and the value of their work.
The GI Film Festival is open to filmmakers of every experience level, from first-timers to veteran directors and producers. Prizes will be awarded to winners of three main categories: feature, documentary, and film shorts.