NATIONAL BIRD follows the dramatic journey of three whistleblowers who are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial current affairs issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war. At the center of the film are three U.S. military veterans. Plagued by guilt over participating in the killing of faceless people in foreign countries, they decide to speak out publicly, despite the possible consequences.Their stories take dramatic turns, leading one of the protagonists to Afghanistan where she learns about a horrendous incident. But her journey also gives hope for peace and redemption.
Directed by : Sonia Kennebeck
Written by : Sonia Kennebeck
Starring : Jesselyn Radack
Produced by : Sonia Kennebeck, Ines Hofmann Kanna
Distributed by : FilmRise