Genre : DocumentaryIssue : 06/05/2008 Producer : Michael Jarema Writer : Nathan J. White Studio : PBS Duration : 600 Country : USA Languages : English Language : en Discs : 3 Media : DVD Picture Format : Widescreen Video Format : NTSC Sound : Dolby Digital Region : 1 IMdB : 1224387 UPC : 0841887009461 Starring : . Awards : Won Primetime Emmy, Tags : Aircraft Carrier, Operation Iraqi Freedom, U.S. Navy, Military, Iraq War, U.S. Marine Corps
Summary : CARRIER is a character driven, edge-of-your-seat, nonfiction drama as well as a total immersion in the high stakes world of a nuclear aircraft carrier. CARRIER follows a core group of film participants aboard the USS Nimitz, from the admiral of the strike group to the fighter pilots to the youngest sailors, as they navigate personal conflicts around their jobs, families, faith, patriotism, love, the rites of passage and the war on terror.
“ This was a VERY comprehensive documentary that accurately depicted everyday life aboard a U.S. Navy nuclear aircraft carrier, the USS Nimitz, CVN-68. ”