It was almost one year ago that photojournalist and Restrepo director Sebastian Junger lost his good friend and colleague, Tim Hetherington, to a shrapnel wound suffered while covering the conflict in Libya. Photojournalist Chris Hondros was also killed, and two other photographers were injured in the incident. The tragedy inspired Junger’s latest project, RISC—Reporters Instructed in Saving Colleagues—an.
When filmmakers Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington shot Restrepo, any ideas of attending the Oscars with the film as a nominee in the Best Feature Documentary category were likely quickly replaced by thoughts of survival. Read Post
To shoot their realist, no-holds-barred documentary "Restrepo," which opens in select theaters today, filmmakers Tim Hetherington and Sebastian Junger made 10 trips to Afghanistan's Korengal Valley of Afghanistan. Starting in June 2... Read Post