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Steven Spielberg to Make Documentary about World Trade Center Rebuilding

Martin Riwnyj - "A Brand New Day", 2002 - Oil on canvas, 35.50" x 50.25", 90 cm x 130 cm Courtesy of The Art Appreciation Foundation

winning film director Steven Spielberg is to make a TV documentary on the
rebuilding of New York’s World Trade Center, which was destroyed in the
September 11 2001 attacks.
The Science Channel said on
Thursday that Spielberg would executive produce the six-part documentary series
“Rebuilding Ground Zero”, due to be shown in 2011.The series will chronicle not
just the engineering and building of the new 1,776-foot (541-meter) high
skyscraper, but will seek to honor those who lost their lives in the September
11th airplane attack.