Danfung Dennis – Battle For Hearts And Minds | Documentary On The War In Afgahanistan

By - October 20th, 2009

A new generation of photojournalist is taking advantage on the recent advent in digital technology. This includes the London-base http://danfungdennis.com/” target=”_blank”>Danfung Dennis, who produced a stunning documentary on the current War in Afghanistan. Set to release on the web soon, Dennis’ “http://battleforheartsandminds.com/” target=”_blank”>Battle for the Hearts and Minds” captured 3 days of intense fighting while he was embedded with Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, of the U.S. Marine 8th Company. Aside from its powerful and tragic narrative, where a young Marine, Lance Corporal Charles Sharp, lost his life. The film marks a turning point in the process of film making since it was shot entirely with a still photo camera, the http://usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ModelInfoAct&fcategoryid=139&modelid=17662″ target=”_blank”>Canon 5D Mark II Digital SLR, with a single lens, a microphone and mixer setup, and a “customized” camera stabilizer. For more information, go visit http://battleforheartsandminds.com/” target=”_blank”>http://battleforheartsandminds.com.

*NOTE* Footage contains violences and profanities. Discretion is advised

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