Sgt. Will Gardner - Clip - Ground Pounders
Sgt. Will Gardner tells the story about Iraq War veteran Will Gardner (Max Martini) who is suffering from a traumatic brain injury (TBI) he sustained during a bombing of him and his platoon while in combat. His injuries make it difficult for him to reintegrate into society. After a series of setbacks, he embarks on a spirited motorcycle journey across America with the goal to reunite with his son and along his journey, he tries to pick up the pieces of a life he’s lost since returning from combat. His PTSD causes frequent flashbacks to the Iraq War which he survives by having frequent conversations with Sam (Omari Hardwick),his best friend and war buddy. Martini (13 Hours, Captain Phillips) also penned the script and directs the film.
Directed by: Max Martini
Starring: Max Martini, Omari Hardwick, Lily Rabe, Dermot Mulroney, Robert Patrick, Gary Sinise, Elisabeth Rohm, Luis Bardonada, Leo Martini