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Author: Jane AlexanderMark MoriSusan RobinsonSingle Spark Pictures (Firm)Docurama (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [New York] : Docurama : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : [Fullscreen ed.]View all editions and formats
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"Profiling a diverse cast of outspoken community members, from a physicist-turned-peace-activist, a politician who speechifies on the good jobs created by the plant, and a worker whose body courses with radioactive particles, Building bombs artfully grapples with the profound realities of a world filled with nukes by listening closely to those who must live day-to-day in the shadow of the H-bomb."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Alexander; Mark Mori; Susan Robinson; Single Spark Pictures (Firm); Docurama (Firm); New Video Group.
ISBN: 9780767097185 0767097181
OCLC Number: 156855137
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989.
Release date: Sep. 25, 2007.
Approximately 161 minutes, including extras.
Extras include filmmaker interviews and short films from the Atomic Energy Commission and discussing the PBS censorship controversy, plus a photo gallery.
Extras include bonus films of rare DOE/Atomic Energy Commission short films (63 min.), PBS censorship controversy (16 min.) and Michael Stipe speaks out (1 min), as well as filmmaker interviews (23 min.), photo gallery, theatrical trailer and filmmaker bios.
Credits: Production consultant, William Suchy ; editor, Philip Obrecht ; original score, Steve Hulse ; narrator, Jane Alexander.
Performer(s): Narrated by Jane Alexander.
Description: 1 videodisc (55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC; Dolby digital, stereo.
Contents: Into the atomic age --
Glory & misgivings --
High yield hangover --
Controversy comes --
Taking a stand --
Save R planet.
Responsibility: Single Spark Pictures ; a film by Mark Mori and Susan Robinson ; produced and directed by Mark Mori and Susan Robinson ; written by Susan Robinson, Mark Mori, William Suchy.

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"Profiling a diverse cast of outspoken community members, from a physicist-turned-peace-activist, a politician who speechifies on the good jobs created by the plant, and a worker whose body courses with radioactive particles, Building bombs artfully grapples with the profound realities of a world filled with nukes by listening closely to those who must live day-to-day in the shadow of the H-bomb."--Container.

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