Follow Rosalie Linkedin Facebook
Email Rosalie Email
Other
Oct 13, 2022

Free Wilmington Screening of "Dear Sirs"

Sponsored Content provided by Rosalie Calarco - Associate State Director, Coastal Region, AARP

 
AARP North Carolina is proud to present special screening opportunities of the new documentary, “Dear Sirs.” This film is a personal journey through World War II told 75 years later and has been described General James Archer as “a must see to understand the generational impact of the trauma of war, and the importance of knowing and preserving those stories.”

After discovering an archive detailing the horrifying journey of his grandfather as an American POW during World War II, a young man from Wyoming sets out to retrace his footsteps across Germany, piecing together an untold story in an effort to understand the man who helped raise him.

Wilmington area residents will be among the first to screen this important film, that will be aired on PBS in 2023. The special free screening is on Sunday, October 16, at 2:00 pm at the Hannah Block Historic USO and Community Center.

For those unable to attend Sunday’s screening, the film will also be available for virtual screening from October 17ththrough the 21st, with a special question and answer session with the filmmaker after the movie.

Registration for the in-person and virtual screenings is at https://watch.showandtell.film/watch/dearsirs-aarp-nc

AARP’s mission is to empower veterans, military and their families to navigate the complexities of life’s transitions and has an unwavering commitment to those who served the nation. 

AARP has many resources for veterans including:

For more information about AARP in North Carolina, visit www.aarp.org/nc or follow us on social media at AARPNC on Facebook and Twitter.

Other Posts from Rosalie Calarco

317
Ico insights

INSIGHTS

SPONSORS' CONTENT
Burrus rob headshot 300x300

Spreading Wings for Flight: 2nd Annual Trade Show Highlights the Ingenuity of UNCW Business Students

Robert Burrus - Cameron School of Business - UNC-Wilmington
Headshotrosaliecalarco 1182131047

A New Take on an Old Scam

Untitleddesign2 4523114356

Cybersecurity and Productivity: Striking the Perfect Balance for Business Success

Barrett Earney - EarneyIT

Trending News

EPA Makes $3B National Announcement At Port Of Wilmington

Audrey Elsberry - Feb 28, 2024

OsteoStrong Opens On College Road In Wilmington

Emma Dill - Feb 28, 2024

Patricia Kusek Resigns From Endowment Board

Audrey Elsberry - Mar 1, 2024

Polyhose To Double The Size Of Its Wilmington-area Facility

Emma Dill - Feb 29, 2024

Report Finds Economic, Environmental Impact Of N.C. Railroads

Audrey Elsberry - Feb 29, 2024

In The Current Issue

Fallout From Natural Disasters, Pandemic Puts Strain On Insurance Companies, Consumers

New arrivals to the North Carolina coast are often pleased with the amount of house they can buy here from the proceeds of their home in lar...


Born To Create Affordable Housing

The competition is stiff, and the work is hard, but Stephanie Norris wouldn’t give up her job for anything....


Book On Business

The 2024 WilmingtonBiz: Book on Business is an annual publication showcasing the Wilmington region as a center of business.

Order Your Copy Today!


Galleries

Videos

2023 Power Breakfast: Major Developments