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KCLU Looks Back On Historic World Trade Center High Wire Walk As Santa Barbara Director Makes New Feature Film About It

Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2015 8:12am


It was an incredible story which made headlines four decades ago.  A man who did an unsanctioned high wire walk between the two World Trade Center towers in New York.

Now, it’s the subject of a new feature film called “The Walk.”

KCLU’s Lance Orozco talked with the tightrope walker in 2009, and gives us a look at his incredible story which is back in the spotlight because of the new film by “Back To The Future” and “Forrest Gump” director Roger Zemekis, from Santa Barbara.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  The Walk


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