Frontline: Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero

Overview

One of many TV specials commemorating the first anniversary of the September 11th attack on America, this two-hour entry from PBS's Frontline series raises a number of provocative and sometimes uncomfortable questions about keeping one's faith in the face of unspeakable tragedy. Where was God when the planes plowed into the Twin Towers and the Pentagon? Why is Evil allowed to exist? Does religion have any relevance in today's turbulent times? Coping with these queries is an impressive array of eyewitnesses to and...
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Overview

One of many TV specials commemorating the first anniversary of the September 11th attack on America, this two-hour entry from PBS's Frontline series raises a number of provocative and sometimes uncomfortable questions about keeping one's faith in the face of unspeakable tragedy. Where was God when the planes plowed into the Twin Towers and the Pentagon? Why is Evil allowed to exist? Does religion have any relevance in today's turbulent times? Coping with these queries is an impressive array of eyewitnesses to and survivors of the disaster, family members of the victims, academics, physicians, authors, clerics, and even atheists. Most of the discussions deal with the aftermath of the tragedy rather than the event itself -- and to its credit, the program offers no quick or easy answers.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/15/2011
  • UPC: 841887015790
  • Original Release: 2002
  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 2:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 70,177

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kathryn Walker Voice Only
Marian Fontana
Dr. Michael Brescia
Rabbi Brad Hirschfield
Tim Lynston
Technical Credits
Ron Rosenbaum Screenwriter
Helen Whitney Producer, Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Frontline: Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero
1. Introduction [3:00]
2. September 11 [13:30]
3. The Face of God [20:12]
4. The Big Question [13:43]
5. The Face of Evil [20:47]
6. The Face of Religion [24:58]
7. Ground Zero [12:25]
8. The Jumpers [5:07]
9. Credits [1:22]
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