Uploaded on Dec 12, 2011
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DVD Available Now at http://www.ifishouldfall.com/dvd
Proceeds from DVD sales go towards The Marc Diab Children's Foundation and the Military Families Fund.
Spirit Award - Toronto Beaches Film Festival 2012
Audience Award - Buffalo Niagara Film Festival, 2012
Honourable Mention - Spirit Quest Film Festival, Pennsylvania, 2012
Best Documentary, Amelia Island Film Fest, Florida 2012
Best Documentary - Silver Wave Film Fest, NB 2011
Best Documentary - Hamilton Film Fest 2011
Award of Excellence - Canada International Film Fest 2011
In March of 2009, 22-year old Trooper Marc Diab of The Royal Canadian Dragoons was killed in Afghanistan when his vehicle struck an IED (Improvised Explosive Device). In the wake of his death, countless lives were changed forever. If I Should Fall tells the story of Marc's life through the accounts of those who loved him: his family, his comrades of D Squadron, and his beloved girlfriend.
Told in 13 chapters and going beyond the six o'clock news, viewers see the human face behind the honour and sacrifice of Canadian soldiers.
Supported by an ensemble of renowned Canadian military experts, including retired Major General Lewis MacKenzie, Esprit De Corps Magazine's Scott Taylor, and author Captain Ray Wiss M.D., the film explores Canada's role in Afghanistan and the timeless tragedy of what it means to lose a loved one to war.
Featuring music by award-winning, Canadian artist Loreena McKennitt, If I Should Fall eloquently portrays the story of one, and in doing so, tells the story of many.