8 minutes, 2005, DVCAM

STAR SPANGLED BLUES is an 8-minute essay film about family, peace, war, freedom, and American values.  Written and narrated by documentarian Gita Saedi, the film was made during five days in March 2005 as part of the International Documentary Challenge, a timed filmmaking competition.  Original score and title track by Ned Mudd.

“This thought-provoking film packs a lot into its eight-minute running time, discussing issues ranging from war and peace to the nature of freedom to what it means to be an American. The film presents intelligent commentary with artistic flair.” Yahoo! Movies