Former Reason TV staffer Dan Hayes is one of the creators of Honor Flight, an incredibly powerful documentary about honoring World War II vets that set the world record for the largest live screening this past summer (over 28,000 people watched the film in Milwaukee's Miller Field).
The full-length movie started as 5-minute video for Reason TV released in 2009. Watch "Every Day is a Bonus."
Watch the new trailer above and to the film's website here.
Here's the writeup for the trailer:
Published on Nov 8, 2012 by freethinkmedia
Freethink Media presents "Honor Flight"—a film about four living World War II veterans and a Midwest community coming together to give them the trip of a lifetime. Volunteers race against the clock to fly thousands of WWII veterans to Washington, DC to see the memorial constructed for them in 2005, nearly 60 years after the War.
The First Trailer: The film's first trailer got 4.5 million views via Facebook.http://bit.ly/TxML4O
The Premiere: "Honor Flight" set the world record for largest film screening ever with 28,442 people in attendance. http://huff.to/PgEzpT
The Pledge: pledge to see the film at http://www.HonorFlightTheMovie.com
Stars and Stripes Honor Flight (SSHF) is the Honor Flight chapter featured in the film. To donate, volunteer or learn more about SSHF, please visithttp://www.starsandstripeshonorflight.org.
SSHF is one of 117 Honor Flight hubs throughout the country. To find a hub near you, visit http://www.honorflight.org.