Arlington:In Eternal Vigil - Part I of the American Patriot Series
Arlington: In Eternal Vigil is a powerful, inspiring and thought-provoking Television Special and DVD Documentary using Arlington National Cemetery as a platform for discovering the source of America's greatness - our nation’s legacy of service, sacrifice, and commitment to the key values of freedom and duty.
The production is a one-hour Television Special and expanded home DVD that captures the heart of Arlington Cemetery and represents the first in a series of original Television Specials/DVD Documen-taries entitled the “American Patriot Series.”
“Arlington” was produced by 45 North Communication Corporation in cooperation with the National Defense University Foundation, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Office of the Secretary of Defense. It is sponsored by the IBM Corporation.
“Arlington” embodies a creative mix of compelling storytelling, high-profile interviews and emotionally moving historical retrospectives – all designed to encompass the broader themes represented by Arlington, and capture both the hearts and minds of viewers.At the heart of the Special are the great, untold stories of ordi-nary men and women, some known but mostly unknown, who, through their dedication and commitment, made extraordinary contributions to our nation and the cause of freedom around the world.
The program was shot entirely in beautiful high-definition video and features spectacular panoramic footage of Arlington, never before seen archival footage, a stirring original music score by Emmy Award winning composer David Barrett, and original interviews with prominent figures relevant to Arling-ton National Cemetery. (i.e. The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, Superintendent of Arlington Cemetery, Political and Military Leaders, Historians, Etc.)