APR 20 | National Bird | Indie Lens Pop-Up

Apr 11, 2017

FREE – Thursday, April 20, at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation on how three courageous whistleblowers break the silence around the secret U.S. drone war. RESERVE SEATS HERE

Indie Lens Pop-Up, presented by the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Independent Lens, and WKAR is excited to offer an advance screening of National Bird, a film by Sonia Kennebeck. Exploring the complexities of drone warfare from a human perspective, the film gives rare insight into the American military drone program through the eyes of veterans and survivors.

The evening begins with a full screening of the film and continues with conversation as panelists comment on the film from personal experiences and expertise. 

Free with Reservation
This event is free, but registration is required. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

WKAR Indie Lens Pop-Up takes place in the Communication Arts & Sciences Media Auditorium (Room 145), 404 Wilson Road on the campus of Michigan State University. Parking is free (after 6 p.m.) in the Trowbridge Road parking ramp, near the South, Main Lobby. 

1149 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing, MI 48824

More About 'National Bird"
National Bird weaves together the stories of two groups separated by thousands of miles: those involved in drone warfare, and survivors and family members of those impacted by lethal drones. The film’s haunting images bring a faraway issue close to home.

On the Air
National Bird airs  Monday, May 1, 2017 at 10 p.m. on WKAR and PBS.