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Academy-Award winning film “1917”


February 20, 2020

As a writer, I’m well aware that the most compelling stories–and often the ones most meaningful to witness–are those that are born from personal experience. I want you to know this because the Academy-Award winning film “1917” was written by Director Sam Mendes, based on stories his grandfather told him about World War I.

This means that the story has deeply personal meaning for Mend...

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