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Introducing 'Back From the Brink'

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Behind the scenes while filming "Back from the Brink." Image courtesy of Dustin Jones. United States, 2019.
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Marine Corps veteran and filmmaker Dustin Jones reflects on the suicide epidemic among veterans...

Back From The Brink: An After War Story. Image courtesy of Dustin Jones.
Back From The Brink: An After War Story. Image courtesy of Dustin Jones.

Dustin Jones, USMC veteran, filmmaker, and Columbia Journalism School Reporting Fellow, follows Marine veteran Bill Kirner as he struggles with PTSD and suicide. After Bill Kirner's father passed away, things went from bad to worse. In the trailer for Back From the Brink, Bill's wife, Ashley, worries about having guns in the house, fearing Bill may take his own life.

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