Alex Polizzi: Hire our Heroes (2015) – Part 02

Introduction Alex Polizzi, better known as the Hotel Inspector, works to get jobless military veterans off the civvy-street scrapheap, fighting for employers to recognise highly skilled military skillsets in men too often dismissed as mad, bad or sad. Outline After months of coaching and professional help, Alex is hoping her four unemployed veterans are ready… Read More

Alex Polizzi: Hire our Heroes (2015) – Part 01

Introduction Alex Polizzi, better known as the Hotel Inspector, works to get jobless military veterans off the civvy-street scrapheap, fighting for employers to recognise highly skilled military skillsets in men too often dismissed as mad, bad or sad. Outline Veterans are 60% more likely to be unemployed than their civilian counterparts, and where discharge from… Read More

Debt of Honor: Disabled Veterans in American History (2015)

Introduction Examine the reality of warfare and disability from the perspective of disabled veterans. Outline Disabled veterans hold a unique place in the history of veterans in the United States, one that palpably illustrates the human cost of war, and speaks to the enormous sacrifices of military service. The programme examines the way in which… Read More

Women at War: Forgotten Veterans of Desert Storm (2014)

Introduction The feature documentary “Women At War: Forgotten Veterans of Desert Storm” takes an intimate look at women soldiers’ wartime experiences on the toxic battlefields of 1991’s Operation Desert Storm and their heartbreaking battles with Gulf War illnesses since they have returned home. Outline Powerful and poignant stories of female veterans of 1991’s Gulf War… Read More

Horse Sense and Soldiers (2010)

Introduction Horse whisperer, Monty Roberts takes on the challenge of rehabilitating three Iraq War veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome (PTSD). Gradually, with patience and wisdom gained by a lifetime of adversity, Monty helps them understand the power of gentleness while instilling in them a new sense of purpose. Outline Horse Sense and Soldiers… Read More

Stand Down Soldier (2014)

Introduction When Sergeant Stacy Armstrong returns home from three deployments with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), she and her husband struggle to keep their marriage together. Outline After Sergeant Stacy Armstrong returns from three deployments with PTSD, Jesse and Stacy are determined to save their twenty-year marriage from being another casualty of war. Infidelity, addiction, and… Read More