[08/11/11 - 07:16 AM] USA Network Presents the World Television Premiere of the Academy-Award Winning Best Documentary Short Subject Winner "Twin Towers" The commercial-free premiere will follow the fellow debut of "The Space Between" that same night.
[via press release from USA]
USA NETWORK PRESENTS THE WORLD TELEVISION PREMIERE OF THE ACADEMY-AWARD WINNING BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT WINNER "TWIN TOWERS"
The Documentary, Produced by Dick Wolf and Peter Jankowski/Wolf Films and MoPo Productions Will Air Commercial-Free
following the Premiere of THE SPACE BETWEEN , Starring Academy Award - Winner Melissa Leo
As part of its Characters Unite public service campaign to combat intolerance and discrimination, USA will commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11 with the world television premiere of the Academy Award(R)-winning documentary TWIN TOWERS, produced by Dick Wolf and Peter Jankowski/Wolf Films and directed Bill Guttentag and Robert David Port, following the premiere of THE SPACE BETWEEN on Sunday, September 11 beginning at 9/8. TWIN TOWERS will air commercial-free at 10:21pm.
A documentary short film, TWIN TOWERS is the true story of profound courage shared by two brothers, a New York City policeman and fireman. The footage, originally shot for a Wolf Films reality pilot about a New York City police squad, became the basis for the powerful documentary. Produced by Dick Wolf and Peter Jankowski, the film was awarded an Oscar for Best Documentary Short Subject in 2002.