فيلم Combat Obscura

Combat Obscura

For years, Miles Lagoze served in Afghanistan as a Combat Camera, shooting footage and editing videos for Marine Corps recruiting purposes. In this devastating film, Lagoze assembles his own footage and that of his fellow combat cameramen into a never-before-seen look at the daily life of Marines from the ultimate insider's point of view. More than a mere compilation of violence, the edit ingeniously repurposes the original footage to reveal the intensity and paradoxes of war in an age of ubiquitous cameras, when all soldiers can record themselves with helmet-cams and cellphones. Combat Obscura revels in the chasm separating civilian from military life and questions the psychological toll war exacts on all that it touches.

Running Time
1 hours 10 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Miles Lagoze
Country
USA
Year
2018
Audio Languages
اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
اللغة_العربية, 日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about documentary «Combat Obscura» (14)

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Peter

I was really excited to see this film after hearing about it from a friend, but I was worried that it would be a boring docudrama, but it was nothing like that. I'm glad I saw it. I found it very interesting. I thought that the people that were interviewed were very credible. I thought that they gave a lot of detail about the condition that some people with Tourette's Syndrome go through and I think it was very good. I liked that the narrator was very straight-forward and honest. I think that the film was very realistic, although it could have been a little better, but the film was interesting. I'm glad that I saw it. I think that it should be more widely known.

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Kelly P.

I am an avid lover of the food and health sciences. I have been cooking for over 25 years. I am a vegetarian and vegan. I have seen many food documentaries and this is my first experience of a documentary film. The people that I have spoken with about this film were amazed by it. It is like a new dimension of cooking and I am proud to have been a part of it. I highly recommend this film to anyone that loves to cook, is passionate about the food and health sciences, or just wants to be entertained. It is well worth the money you spend to see it.

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Roy Herrera

I've watched the documentary and was blown away. It was great to see a documentary about the lives of the homeless people in San Francisco, but it was also very moving. I was also surprised to see how much the homeless people actually suffer in their daily life. They can't speak English and their basic needs aren't met. They are just living, hoping for a better life. I thought that it was very powerful to see the stories of these homeless people, and how they're suffering everyday. I think it's very important that people realize that they are not the only ones that are suffering. The documentary also showed how the homeless people live their everyday lives and the sacrifices they have to make for their basic needs. It was amazing to see how they cope with the stress of living on the streets and the problems they have to deal with. I would definitely recommend this documentary to people that are interested in how people live their everyday life. I hope that other people can also learn from this documentary. I think it's great that the homeless people's stories are shared with the public. The people who are in the documentary have to deal with a lot of daily problems. The documentary was very moving and I think it's very important for people to understand what the homeless people have to go through.

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Amber E.

I was lucky enough to see this film at an international film festival in Prague. It was a fascinating documentary on the social and cultural impact of a few years in the life of a small group of teenagers in an Australian school. The story of the kids was fascinating, and the film shows that the impact of this group on the Australian community is also powerful and lasting. There is a lot of information about the culture and customs of the youth. It is clear that the Australian schools have a very high cultural and social barrier to get over. I think it is a good film to show to the school and community leaders, and it is an excellent movie to show to the general public. If you have the chance to see it, I recommend it.

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Judy Peters

This is an outstanding documentary, and is one of the best documentaries I have ever seen. It covers the history of the kratom industry in great detail. It is full of fascinating facts, and is filled with interviews with people that work with kratom. The documentary includes interviews with people that have been involved with kratom, and is filled with more information than I could possibly write about in a short review. The documentary is in a lot of detail, and was interesting to watch. It also covers the history of kratom, and the reasons why people use kratom. The documentary is packed full of information, and is well worth watching. It is a documentary that is worth watching, and will have you wanting to learn more. The documentaries are well worth the money. 10/10

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Sharon Hansen

I would have given this film an 8 if it wasn't for the fact that I had to turn the sound off to save myself from hearing all of the horrible dialogue. I would also have given this film an 8 if I hadn't been so bored and at the end of it all, I really didn't know what to think. I really had to decide if I was happy with the end result or not. I am happy that I watched this film, and I am glad that I did. This film is for everyone and all people who are aware of the issues that the world has been dealing with for the past couple of years. I think that the film is brilliant and definitely worth watching.

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Beverly

I have just returned from a lecture at the University of California, San Diego. It was a "long talk" with the Professor and Professor of Psychology. I thought I would use this opportunity to give my comments on this film. The film has been discussed at length in the press and on the Internet. I have seen the film before at the University of Washington and at the University of Iowa. I thought that the film is informative and inspirational. I hope that it will be distributed widely. This is not a movie that the average person can "get" but it is a movie that people who have an interest in psychology and psychology theory will find interesting. I would like to see it made available on DVD and to see it at the movies as well. I have also seen it on TV many times. It is a movie that people who are interested in psychology and psychology theory should see. I hope that the film will be distributed widely.

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Christine D.

I have been interested in the documentary world for some time, having worked in some documentary style for the past two years. I am very familiar with the likes of Al Jazeera, and I have enjoyed the documentary style of some of the more recent documentaries produced by Al Jazeera. It is with great excitement that I view this documentary as one of the best I have seen in a long time. The film is both a tribute to those who are fighting in Syria, and an analysis of the role that the media played in the conflict. The film is structured in a way that is consistent with the documentary style, but does not attempt to be a documentary itself. It is a well put together, well acted, well written and well directed piece of work. The film does not try to be a dramatic film, but a piece of work that moves the viewer. The media reports that have been produced by Al Jazeera and others on the Syrian conflict are just that. Reports. They do not try to be informative, they are simply reports. They do not attempt to make an argument or a point. They simply report what is happening, and try to make sense of it. The film does not try to be a "war movie" in any way, but rather a piece of work that is a tribute to those who have been fighting in the conflict, and attempts to give an objective assessment of what is happening in Syria. I would recommend this film to anyone who is interested in the Syrian conflict, as well as those who are just interested in the documentaries that have been produced by Al Jazeera and others. It is a very well put together piece of work, and I look forward to seeing more from the film maker and the director.

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Sharon Castillo

If there's anything I hate more than getting a green lighted movie I really hate getting green lighted for my own movie. This is my own movie, and I don't want to be left out of it. I feel like I'm the only one who can say this, but this movie is just about the worst movie ever made. Not that it was bad, but it was awful. The cinematography is great, the music is great, the acting is great. So many things that could have been great, and so many things that could have been soooo good. I would have loved to be a part of this. And this movie is just sooo bad. The story is soooooooooooo bad. The characters are soooooooooooo bad. The acting is terrible. The camera work is terrible. It is sooo bad. I can't wait for this to be over. I don't know why I would want to see this again. I just want to be able to say I've seen this. It's just sooooo bad. I don't think I could ever watch this again.

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Stephen

I saw this film at the Toronto International Film Festival, and found it to be an excellent and inspiring film. This documentary is a true story, and it is very interesting to see how these women have managed to take on the challenges that they have faced throughout their lives. This film is worth seeing, even if you are not a feminist, and even if you have not experienced sexism in your life.

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Stephen L.

I'd like to add to the existing discussion on this film, but I'm going to do it my own way. I first heard about this film on a DVD, and I was pleasantly surprised. I was expecting a typical documentary, with typical questions and answers. Instead, I found myself feeling as if I was really getting to know the people involved. I also learned about the problems of being a parent, and the importance of the family unit. It is very moving to see the children who are doing so well, and the families who are struggling. This film is highly recommended. I would like to thank the people involved for making such a good film. I will be watching it again, and will buy the DVD when it is released.

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Rebecca Young

This is an incredible documentary on the film industry. It was a real eye opener to me and I was blown away by the fact that it was produced and directed by a woman. It was a fantastic piece of work and I would highly recommend that people go see it. It was very informative and I felt as though I had an emotional connection with all of the people involved. I will never forget the amount of passion that the filmmakers had for their project. I can't wait to see what they do next. I can't wait to see what they create in the future.

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Patrick

This movie is excellent. It is a must watch for anyone who likes to watch documentaries. I can't imagine anyone not liking this movie. It is very emotional and the story is very interesting. It is very unique and the subject of the movie is extremely relevant to people. It is a must watch for anyone who wants to know more about what we are fighting against. It is very educational and it teaches us a lot about the human race and how we are all interconnected and how we should be helping each other. It is very uplifting and it is a must see for any person who wants to learn more about the causes of war and war prevention. It is a very good movie and I highly recommend it.

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Helen Butler

The current focus of the documentary is the impact of the 2008 global economic meltdown. But, it's not just the economic impact of the financial crisis. What really touches me is how it has affected the lives of many people around the world. The documentary gives a very personal and personal look into the lives of these people. It shows the impacts of these financial crises not just in the United States but in the entire world. I would recommend it to everyone who has ever had to deal with a financial crisis, or is considering dealing with a financial crisis. It is a very compelling and inspiring documentary.