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Project 22

Photo credit: Provided by GI Film Group

Two combat-wounded Veterans set out on 6,500 mile, cross-country mission was to raise awareness of the high rate of suicide amongst Veterans and to show their Brothers and Sisters-in-arms that there is hope for them.

Photo credit: Provided by GI Film Group

Project 22 screens as part of the GI Film Festival San Diego in October 2015.

Description: In the United States alone, twenty-two Veterans commit suicide per day. Project 22 follows two combat-wounded Veterans on a mission to find hope. Riding motorcycles from San Francisco to New York, Daniel and Doc speak with Veterans about post-war challenges that lead to suicide and the healing Veterans are finding in alternative forms of therapy such as sailing, pottery, education, service dogs and more. During the 6,500 mile journey, our riders interview leading researchers, mental health clinicians and educators who specialize in Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress, as well as, a leading expert in Warrior Culture and Combat Stress. Asking hard hitting questions and opening up about their own struggles, Daniel and Doc will stop at nothing to reach tomorrow's twenty-two.

Category: Documentary, Biography, History

Playing: Saturday, October 17 at 7:45 p.m.

Location: UltraStar Cinemas Mission Valley, 7510 Hazard Center Drive, Suite #100, San Diego, CA 92106

Director: Daniel J. Egbert, Doc King

Running Time: 102 minutes

Rating: NR

Official Website:

Year Made: 2015

Country: USA

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Project 22

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