Premiered at 2015 Sundance Film Festival. A depiction of the historical catastrophe, which led to the end of the heroic era of chivalry.
Sundance 2015, Melbourne, Florida, Hamburg (Audience awards), Leeds (Audience award series), Show Me Shorts NZ, Berkshires, BAM Cinematek, Clermont-Ferrand (nom), Lyons International Film Festival (Best Fiction nom), OpenAir Auckland, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Boonies, Montclair, Chattanooga, Nashville, Sleepwalkers, Mudgee, St. Cloud, Prokuplje, Tabor, Sydney, Traverse City, L’etrange (nom), and others…
Unfortunately, the film has accrued different connotations now with events in Europe. When I first made it (shot in 2008), I was thinking only of “white knights” and the “quagmire” of interventionism. Shot on b/w, 16mm for historical authenticity.