220 Red River Squadron's cadets have been invited to take part in an exclusive showing of the movie They Shall Not Grow Old. It has been digitally remastered and has colour footage from World War 1, and was directed by Peter Jackson.
The movie covers the front line battle in Belgium and is a homage to the Allied forces during the First World War. The footage has been transcribed by lip reading experts and then digitally used as the audio for the film. The film also has recorded interviews of WW1 veterans from the 1960’s and 1970’s. Please note this movie is rated Mature Audience.
Here is a link to the movie trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrabKK9Bhds
The movie will be shown at Building 90 at 17 Wing on 8 Nov 2019. Doors will open at 1830hrs, presentation will start at 1900hrs uniform for cadets will be C3E (Tunic, Dark Blue Elemental T Shirt), CADPAT for Staff.
It is open to all cadets, staff and volunteers at the unit, but we do have limited spots.
Please let us know if this is something you would to attend, please let the Squadron Staff know by Oct 14, 2019.