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Act of God.

Author: Jennifer BaichwalNick De PencierDaniel IronPaul AusterFred FrithAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Zeitgeist Films : Made available through hoopla, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Is being hit by lightning a random natural occurrence or a predestined event? Accidents, chance, fate and the elusive quest to make sense out of tragedy underpin director Jennifer Baichwal's captivating work, a cinematic meditation on the metaphysical effects of being struck by lightning. Visually dazzling and aurally seductive, Act of God singularly captures the harsh beauty of the skies and the lives of those who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable video
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Baichwal; Nick De Pencier; Daniel Iron; Paul Auster; Fred Frith; Christopher D Frith; Martin Tielli; Selina Martin; Dave Bidini; James O'Reilly; Jean Ivens; Hoopla digital.
OCLC Number: 904382881
Credits: Directed by Jennifer Baichwal.
Performer(s): Featuring: Paul Auster, Fred Frith, Chris Frith, James O'Reilly, Jean Ivens, Alex Hermant, Dalila Hermant, Dannion Brinkley, Juan González Hernández, Maria de los Angeles Peredo, Maria Salome Perez Morales, Nancy González.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 75 min.)) : sound, color
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Is being hit by lightning a random natural occurrence or a predestined event? Accidents, chance, fate and the elusive quest to make sense out of tragedy underpin director Jennifer Baichwal's captivating work, a cinematic meditation on the metaphysical effects of being struck by lightning. Visually dazzling and aurally seductive, Act of God singularly captures the harsh beauty of the skies and the lives of those who have been forever touched by their fury.

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