• Film about A.A. co-founder to be screened at Norwich
    By
     | January 19,2013
     

    NORTHFIELD — Norwich University will screen the new documentary film “Bill W.,” about Norwich alumnus and Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson, at 7 p.m. Friday in Dole Auditorium.

    “Bill W.” tells the story of Wilson, a native Vermonter who was included in Time magazine’s 100 heroes and icons of the 20th century.

    According to a movie description, the film features interviews, re-creations and archival material that reveals how Wilson, who became a severe alcoholic during World War I, found a way out of his own addiction and then forged a path for others to follow.

    Admission is free. The film will be followed by a question-and-answer period with the filmmaker, Kevin Hanlon. For more information about the film, visit www.billw.com.

    MORE IN This Just In
    Harwood Union graduate Haley Spittle was named North Atlantic Conference Player of the Week after... Full Story
    THETFORD – Monday’s rapid-fire, back-and-forth duel ended with a defensive chess match in overtime. Full Story
    BERLIN — When it comes to the town’s promise to take over a privately run water system that... Full Story
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS