Hiroshima--Nagasaki, August 1945

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Hiroshima--Nagasaki, August 1945

  • 1970 ----- b & w ----- 19 min ----- 16mm
  • The destruction brought to Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 by two bombs, ushering in the atomic age, was recorded by nine Japanese cameramen. Their film was withheld from the public by United States authorities for more than 20 years. Made from original footage it issues an authentic film report on a crucial moment in the history of mankind.
  • Topics: (History: Asian, Japan, Motion Pictures: Documentary, War and Peace, Atomic Energy)