The Dry Land


1h 32m 2010

Brief Synopsis

James returns from Iraq to face a new battle - reintegrating into his small-town life in Texas. His wife, his mother, and his friend provide support, but they can't fully understand the pain and suffering he feels since his tour of duty ended. Lonely, James reconnects with an army buddy who provides

Film Details

Also Known As
American Tragic, Dry Land
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2010
Production Company
Maya Entertainment
Distribution Company
Maya Entertainment; Maya Entertainment; Maya Entertainment
Location
New Mexico, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Synopsis

James returns from Iraq to face a new battle - reintegrating into his small-town life in Texas. His wife, his mother, and his friend provide support, but they can't fully understand the pain and suffering he feels since his tour of duty ended. Lonely, James reconnects with an army buddy who provides him with compassion and camaraderie during his battle to process his experiences in Iraq. But their reunion also exposes the different ways that war affects people-at least on the surface.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Tragic, Dry Land
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2010
Production Company
Maya Entertainment
Distribution Company
Maya Entertainment; Maya Entertainment; Maya Entertainment
Location
New Mexico, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 2010

Released in United States January 2010

Released in United States July 30, 2010

Released in United States Summer July 30, 2010

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival (New American Cinema) May 20-June 13, 2010.

Released in United States 2010 (Shown at Seattle International Film Festival (New American Cinema) May 20-June 13, 2010.)

Released in United States January 2010 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (U.S. Dramatic Competition) January 21-31, 2010.)

Feature directorial debut for Ryan Piers Williams.

Released in United States July 30, 2010

Released in United States Summer July 30, 2010