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D-Day survivor’s stunning video diary shows the enduring power of music

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It's not every day that the best video floating around the web features a 90-year-old WWII vet in close-up for two minutes, but this is an indisputable classic. It's simple, even somewhat predictable, but so unbelievably beautiful that Hollywood wouldn't dare touch it… would they?

We're still working on learning the identity of the storyteller (he identifies himself as Jack Leroy Tooler… or is it Tuler?) and the director of this video, but in the meantime, enjoy it for what it is: