Poster Girl (film)

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Poster Girl
Directed bySara Nesson
Produced byMitchell Block and Sara Nesson
StarringRobynn Murray
Music byMiriam Cutler
CinematographySara Nesson
Edited byGeof Bartz
Portrayal Films
Distributed byVirgil Films and Entertainment
Release date
  • September 3, 2010 (2010-09-03) (Telluride)
Running time
38 minutes
CountryUnited States

Poster Girl is a 2010 documentary film about an American soldier's experience with posttraumatic stress disorder after returning from the Iraq War.[1] The film showed at the 37th Telluride Film Festival on September 3, 2010.[2] It was named as a nominee for the Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject) at the 83rd Academy Awards on January 25, 2011[3] but lost to Strangers No More.[4]

The documentary short film is a production of Portrayal Films and was conceived and produced by Mitchell Block and directed and photographed by Sara Nesson.[5]


  1. ^ "Poster Girl | Iraq Veterans Against the War". Retrieved 2011-10-20.
  2. ^ "37th Telluride Film Festival Program Guide" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on November 28, 2010. Retrieved January 29, 2011.
  3. ^ "Nominees for the 83rd Academy Awards". Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. Retrieved 2011-01-25.
  4. ^ Rojas, Rick (Oscars: 'Strangers No More' wins for documentary short). "Oscars: 'Strangers No More' wins for documentary short". Los Angeles Times Awards Tracker. Retrieved February 28, 2011. Check date values in: |date= (help)
  5. ^ "At the Intersection of Art and Commerce" Archived 2011-12-13 at the Wayback Machine

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