Publicity Provided for National Broadcast of "To Live Until I Die" Documentary

    • August 30, 2004

In April 1999, Window to The World Communications, the parent organization for WTTW Channel 11 in Chicago, aired a one-hour documentary, To Live Until I Die, which addresses end-of-life care in America.

The project was part of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's (RWJF) national program Targeted End-of-Life Projects Initiative.

Key Results

  • The national broadcast aired on 82 public television stations from December 2000 to December 2003.

    • To Live Until I Die is a one-hour documentary, produced by WTTW producer/writer Jay Shefsky, that addresses end-of-life care in America by telling the stories of six terminally ill people, including interviews with their family members and the health care and hospice professionals caring for them.