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A Guide to the Body of War Film Print, 2007
Ellen Spiro is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and University of Texas professor. Her films include Fixing the Future (2010-12), Body of War (2007), Troop 1500 (2005) and Are the Kids Alright? (2003). Phil Donahue began his journalism career in 1957 and is best-known for his pioneering talk show, The Phil Donahue Show. He has won nine Emmys and was inducted into the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame 1993.
The documentary film Body of War, produced by University of Texas Radio-TV-Film professor Ellen Spiro and journalist Phil Donahue, tells the story of the return home of Tomas Young, a U.S. soldier wounded during his service in the Iraq War. The documentary received several awards, including Best Documentary from the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
Use of original film materials is restricted; see access copy.
Body of War Film Print, 2007, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was processed by Amy Bowman, May 2014.
Use of original film materials is restricted; an access copy is provided for patron use.