45 X HALF-HOUR TELEVISION DOCUMENTARY SERIES
This riveting series of true crime mysteries is based on real cases from across Canada and the USA.
The series premiered on CBC (in English) and Canal D (in French). It was broadcast on TLC in the US, Bold, CourtTV, ichannel, and National Geographic Channel Canada, and on networks around the world.
In 2005 and 2007, 72 Hours: True Crime was awarded a World Medal for docudrama at the New York Festivals.
Every detective knows that the first 72 hours after a crime are crucial to solving it.
Through an original cinematic blend of potent documentary footage and dramatic re-enactments, each episode focuses on one unforgettable case, featuring on-camera participation of the detectives and forensic scientists who worked on it. Murder, assault, robbery, hijacking, bombing, arson – the stories go behind the headlines to reveal the amazing technologies, clever techniques and penetrating insights that solved the crimes.