‘Florian's Knights' is a New 9/11 Documentary Exploring How Firefighters Ride Motorcycles to Treat PTSD
“It was just absolute chaos. For all of us on the FDNY.” Retired New York firefighter Chris Walsh recalls what he felt on Sept. 11, 2001. “We lost 343 firefighters that day and we all wanted to go do something to help.” Walsh is just one of the many firefighters who was working on 9/11. The events of that day…
‘Florian's Knights' Documentary Shines a Light on the Stigma of PTSD in Firefighters and How Motorcycles Can Help
From the impact of 9/11, to the front lines of the opioid crisis, “Florian’s Knights” explores what firefighters are exposed to on a daily basis and how they cope by riding motorcycles. NBC entertainment reporter Heather Brooker sat down with filmmaker Panayioti Yannitsos to get details. The film opens in select theaters Sept. 10 and digital platforms on November 23.