We're pleased to offer this preview of a new 5 minute segment from the current two hour rough cut of the BOYS! film. This scene starts about 9 minutes into the film and features some early draft card burnings by resisters and other commentary. Keep in mind it's not fine tuned. Our goal is to complete the final 85 minute film later this year. We still need to raise $35,000 to do final editing and acquire footage and music.
After viewing this sample of our progress, we hope
A just published comprehensive, critique of the recent Burns/Novick PBS Vietnam War series from Boys film adviser Michael Stewart Foley, Professor of American Civilization at Université Grenoble Alpes, France. Foley is the author of the book Confronting the War Machine: Draft Resistance During the Vietnam War, and was also interviewed for our film. Click below to read his critical review: There is No Single Lie in War (films): Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, and The Vietnam War