First Teaser for Doc ‘Retrograde’ About the U.S. War in Afghanistan
by Alex Billington
September 5, 2022
National Geographic has revealed a primary look teaser trailer for the new documentary movie Retrograde, the newest from award-winning filmmaker Matthew Heineman (Cartel Land, City of Ghosts, The First Wave). This initially premiered at the 2022 Telluride Film Festival over the weekend, therefore the new teaser, and might be displaying up later this 12 months although an actual date is not set but. The movie is about one in every of the most upsetting matters of 2021 it captures the ultimate 9 months of America’s 20-year conflict in Afghanistan from a number of views. Focusing on the intimate relationship between American Green Berets and the Afghan officers they skilled. From the Oscar-nominated & Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, Retrograde gives a cinematic and historic window onto the finish of Americas longest conflict, and the prices endured for these most intimately concerned. With all the pieces in Afghanistan in 2021 being a serious political subject, this doc ought to curiosity many viewers because it’s as shut as one can get to studying about this conflict from the troopers who have been there. Get a glance.
Here’s the first teaser trailer for Matthew Heineman’s doc Retrograde, direct from YouTube:
This captures the ultimate 9 months of Americas 20-year conflict in Afghanistan from a number of views: one in every of the final U.S. Special Forces items deployed there, a younger Afghan normal and his corps preventing to defend their homeland towards all odds, and the civilians desperately trying to flee as the nation collapses and the Taliban take over. From not often seen operational management rooms to the frontlines of battle to the chaotic Kabul airport throughout the ultimate U.S. withdrawal in 2021, Oscar-nominated & Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Matthew Heinemans newest movie gives a cinematic and historic window onto the finish of Americas longest conflict, and the prices endured for these most intimately concerned. Retrograde is directed by the Oscar-nominated American doc filmmaker Matthew Heineman, director of the acclaimed movies Our Time, Escape Fire, Cartel Land, City of Ghosts, The Boy from Medelln, and The First Wave beforehand, in addition to the function A Private War and the doc collection Tiger for HBO. Produced by Matthew Heineman and Caitlin McNally. This is simply premiered at the 2022 Telluride Film Festival. National Geographic will debut the movie in theaters later this 12 months – keep tuned for an actual launch date. Who’s in watching this?