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Season 2 Episode 5: Based on a True Story (26:42 minutes)

Air Date 06/23/12

The challenges of making true life stories compelling on the screen are discussed by THE FIGHTER’s Academy Award-nominated screenwriter Scott Silver, Academy Award-nominated scribe Nicholas Kazan (REVERSAL OF FORTUNE, AT CLOSE RANGE), Pamela Gray (CONVICTION), Academy Award-winner Ron Howard and the team behind APOLLO 13. Followed by OVERNIGHT STAY, directed by Daniela Sherer.  A woman recalls a particularly horrific night in Krakow where she experienced the best and worst of human intentions.