Where Soldiers Come From

Heather Courtney, director of the film “Where Soldiers Come From,” and soldiers Matt Beaudoin and Cole Smith discuss the documentary, an intimate look at the young men who fight our wars and the families and towns they come from. Returning to her hometown, director Heather Courtney gains extraordinary footage; following young men as they grow and change from teenagers to soldiers to 23-year-old veterans facing the struggles of returning home.

"Where Soldiers Come From" opens Friday, September 9 at Village East Cinemas.