Latest Land Grant Films documentary premieres this Friday

Land Grant FilmsThe University of Tennessee (UT) has announced that “Defenders of the Dream,” a series of three documentaries produced by students that are part of the institution’s Land Grant Films, will premiere this Friday at the East Tennessee History Center.

The event, which begins at 5 p.m., will profile the experiences of three East Tennessee veterans of the Vietnam War. After the screening, WBIR-TV Anchor John Becker will moderate a Q&A session.

We have previously reported on the work of  UT Assistant Professor Nick Geidner, the force behind Land Grant Films.

Click here to learn more about the latest project and to register for Friday’s event.

Stay connected with us on Twitter and LinkedIn. Article ideas and other suggestions should be sent to Include the name and contact information (phone and email) for follow-up.