was inspired by actual events experienced by the screenwriter and members of her family. On October 23, 1983
she began a journey across country with her husband a newly commissioned officer in the United States Marine Corps. Her husband
was due to report to The Basic School at Quantico, Virginia in just a few days and thus began one of the most influential events of
It was that same day they began their journey, the Marine Corps Barracks in Beirut Lebanon was bombed, killing 220 Marines, 18
sailors and three soldiers.Nearly Forgotten
is directed by Rick Redford. Rick was raised backstage at the University of Utah Theater Department where his
father was a professor, actor and director. Rick's mother was a professional opera singer and actress. Rick studied musical theater in
college and has over 30 years experience in the industry. Nearly Forgotten
is Rick's directorial debut.
Rindi Redford stars in the movie and was recognized for her poignant and talented performance by the Filmed in Utah Awards where
she received an official best actress nomination in a Short Film/Series.
Members of cast along with Director, Rick Redford and Producer, Dave Cook were featured on Film Buzz TV