In The Shadow of the Towers: Stuyvesant High on 9/11

In The Shadow of the Towers: Stuyvesant High on 9/11

When the Twin Towers were attacked on September 11, 2001, students had just started their day at Stuyvesant High School, a few blocks away. Through intimate conversations with eight individuals who were there, this documentary offers a unique perspective on that tragic day. Directed and produced by Emmy®-winner Amy Schatz, the film weaves footage of the attack with compelling commentary from student eyewitnesses—and explores the ways in which September 11 shaped these young lives.
When the Twin Towers were attacked on September 11, 2001, students had just started their day at Stuyvesant High School, a few blocks away. Through intimate conversations with eight individuals who were there, this documentary offers a unique perspective on that tragic day. Directed and produced by Emmy®-winner Amy Schatz, the film weaves footage of the attack with compelling commentary from student eyewitnesses—and explores the ways in which September 11 shaped these young lives.