Documentary Tries to Heal the Lasting Divide of Vietnam

The latest documentary by the chair of UNCW's film studies department, Lou Buttino, takes a personal look at the lasting effects of the Vietnam War. "Broken Brotherhood: Vietnam and the Boys from Colgate" reunited Buttino, a conscientious objector, with his former roommate, a veteran he hadn't spoken with in three decades. WHQR's Megan Williams talked with both men about the film, and the war.

Wilmington, NC, Nov. 11, 2005 – Professor Lou Buttino was recently named chair of UNCW's Department of Film Studies. Brian O'Donnell is an architect with Bay State Design in Massachusetts.