We Are Who We Are is a coming-of-age drama television series co-created and directed by Luca Guadagnino for HBO and Sky Atlantic.
A coming-of-age story set on a US army base in Italy, the series follows two American 14-year-olds, Fraser Wilson and Caitlin “Harper” Poythress.
Sarah arrives at the army headquarters. It is revealed that there was an IED explosion in Afghanistan where the troops were recently deployed. Three men were killed in the blast, including Craig. At school, Caitlin tells Fraser that Sam has been trying to call her all morning. Soldiers enter the classroom and quietly inform the teacher of the explosion. The students are called down to the gymnasium, where the principal announces the incident. Britney arrives in tears, and Caitlin checks her texts, breaking down in tears. While preparing for the memorial, Jenny and Maggie argue over the recent events, and Maggie ends their affair. At the memorial, an inebriated Richard lashes out at Sarah, blaming her for the deaths of Craig, Drew, and Alvaro. Danny becomes angry, reckless, and destructive in response to Craig’s death. The group returns to the villa from Craig and Valentina’s post-wedding celebration, gets high, and wreaks havoc. Caitlin comforts Danny after he hallucinates Craig during a bad trip. Fraser, who was exiled by the group due to his mother’s involvement in the incident, walks to Jonathan’s apartment; Marta is there and she invites him in, they offer him alcohol and weed, they dance but Fraser leaves as things turn sexual. He sobs in the rain on his way out gets drunk at home and passes out on the floor. Fraser gets a call from Caitlin, and he, along with Sarah and Maggie, picks up her and Danny from the villa and takes them home. That night, Sarah confronts Maggie about her affair with Jenny, and Maggie says that Richard and his family pose a risk, convincing Sarah to assign them to another base. Fraser and Caitlin fall asleep over a video call, and Danny prays in the garage.
We Are Who We Are Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 26 October 2020.
- Running Time: 49-75 minutes.
- Rating: 15.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.