WFN Celebrating Fish, Fireworks And Freedom This Independence Day Weekend

Programming Marathon Airs July 4 and 5 Featuring IF4 Short Film, Mending the Line, and Season Three of FORCE on FORCE


World Fishing Network, the leading entertainment destination and digital resource for anglers throughout North America, presents Fish, Fireworks and Freedom this Independence Day weekend starting at 7:30 p.m. ET on Friday, July 4, with an encore presentation Saturday, July 5 at 12:30 p.m. ET.

World Fishing Network pays tribute to the troops with a remarkable documentary about a World War Two veteran, followed by Season Three of FORCE on FORCE in its entirety. Fish, Fireworks and Freedom opens with Mending the Line, a profile on 90-year-old WWII veteran and fly fishing legend, Frank Moore. This special, 30-minute short film was presented as part of the 2014 IF4 International Fly Film Festival and follows Frank as he retraces his steps through Normandy to fish the waters he first saw as a 21-year-old soldier on D-Day in 1944. It’s a gripping and emotional journey as Frank, reflecting back upon his life, feels compelled to return to the rivers of Normandy, this time armed not with a gun, but with a fly rod and reel. He is joined by his wife of 70 years, Jeanne, and his son, Frankie.

A preview of Mending the Line can be seen HERE.


Then stay tuned as the branches of the U.S. Armed Forces battle each other on the waters of Lake Fork, Texas, as World Fishing Network airs the entire third season of FORCE on FORCE. Teams of Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Bass Anglers faceoff against each other to land the biggest catch and lay claim to annual bragging rights. Catch the entire eight episode series immediately following Mending the Line.

Detailed schedule information, show descriptions and more about the most diverse species coverage and exclusive fishing and outdoor lifestyle programming that World Fishing Network provides can always be found at WorldFishingNetwork.com.

About World Fishing Network

World Fishing Network is North America’s only television network, online and mobile platform dedicated exclusively to fishing and outdoor enthusiasts with programming that covers instruction, tips, tournaments, travel, food, boating, outdoor lifestyle and more. World Fishing Network's programming lineup includes a selection of the best international series and the most diverse species coverage of any TV channel. Featuring popular programs hosted by some of the top anglers from North America and across the globe, World Fishing Network offers a variety of exclusive lifestyle shows that appeal to a broad and diverse audience. Anchored by one of the top fishing websites, WorldFishingNetwork.com, the network’s multimedia platforms also include mobile portals for iPhone, iPad and Android, enabling anglers to stay connected wherever they go. World Fishing Network and World Fishing Network HD are available to more than 63 million cable, satellite and telecommunications households throughout the United States, Canada and the Caribbean.


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