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Hidden Film Restored- “Let There Be Light” ; John Huston Directed May 25, 2012

Posted by Chris Mark in Uncategorized.
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I just read this story and had to pass on.  In 1947 John Huston (director of Maltese Falcon, among others) directed a short film on solders returning from WWII and suffering from what was then called ShellShock.  It was a breakthrough in that it showed black and white solders mixing freely in therapy and sports and showed soldiers suffering from what we now call PTSD.  The film can be downloaded for FREE from the National Film Preservation Society: (more…)

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