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Half life : a parable for the nuclear age

Author: Direct Cinema Ltd.
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Direct Cinema, 1986.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Summary:
Documentary account which reveals the effects of U.S. nuclear testing on the inhabitants of the Marshall Islands. Using declassified government archival films and contemporary interviews, this program presents a restrained but chilling picture of a cynical radiation experiment on human populations.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Direct Cinema Ltd.
OCLC Number: 14865757
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Credits: Writer/photographer, Dennis O'Rourke; editor, Tom Litchfield.
Description: 1 videocassette (86 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: O'Rourke & Associates ; producer/director, Dennis O'Rourke.

Abstract:

Documentary account which reveals the effects of U.S. nuclear testing on the inhabitants of the Marshall Islands. Using declassified government archival films and contemporary interviews, this program presents a restrained but chilling picture of a cynical radiation experiment on human populations.
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