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The Resource White Light, Black Rain : The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, HBO Documentary Films presents a Farallon Films production ; co-producers, Taro Goto, Atsuko Shigesawa ; produced, directed & edited by Steven Okazaki, (videorecording)

White Light, Black Rain : The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, HBO Documentary Films presents a Farallon Films production ; co-producers, Taro Goto, Atsuko Shigesawa ; produced, directed & edited by Steven Okazaki, (videorecording)

Label
White Light, Black Rain : The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Title
White Light, Black Rain
Title remainder
The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Statement of responsibility
HBO Documentary Films presents a Farallon Films production ; co-producers, Taro Goto, Atsuko Shigesawa ; produced, directed & edited by Steven Okazaki
Title variation
Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
In August 1945, the world was transformed in the blink of an eye when American forces dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and then Nagasaki. The destruction was unprecedented and the bombings precipitated the end of World War II. Contains archival footage and stunning photography. Interviews are from both Japanese survivors and the Americans who believed that their involvement would help end a brutal conflict
Cataloging source
NLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Takafumi Kawasaki, Steve Condiotti, Masafumi Ichinose
Intended audience
TV-14
Language note
English and Japanese dialogue, English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
D767.25.H6
LC item number
W45 2007
NLM call number
  • 2008 AV-0167
  • WN 11 JJ3
PerformerNote
A documentary about the American forces dropping of atomic bombs on Hiroshima and then Nagasaki and the subsequent destruction; including Interviews from both Japanese survivors and the Americans who believed that their involvement would help end a brutal conflict
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Okazaki, Steven
  • HBO Documentary Films
  • Farallon Films
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945)
  • Bombardment of Nagasaki-shi (Japan : 1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Nagasaki-shi (Japan)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Atomic bomb
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Nuclear weapons
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Survivors
  • Japan
  • Atomic bomb
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
White Light, Black Rain : The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, HBO Documentary Films presents a Farallon Films production ; co-producers, Taro Goto, Atsuko Shigesawa ; produced, directed & edited by Steven Okazaki, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2007
  • "During certain interviews, this film will automatically play with English subtitles. To turn them off, please use the subtitle button on your DVD remote control."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hiroshima -- Survivors -- Nagasaki -- Bomb -- White light -- Black rain -- Aftermath -- Pika Don -- This is your life -- Article 9 -- Closing credits
Control code
ocn141251826
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780783156552
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 026359438929
  • 00026359438929
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
94389
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780783156552
  • (OCoLC)141251826
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
White Light, Black Rain : The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, HBO Documentary Films presents a Farallon Films production ; co-producers, Taro Goto, Atsuko Shigesawa ; produced, directed & edited by Steven Okazaki, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2007
  • "During certain interviews, this film will automatically play with English subtitles. To turn them off, please use the subtitle button on your DVD remote control."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hiroshima -- Survivors -- Nagasaki -- Bomb -- White light -- Black rain -- Aftermath -- Pika Don -- This is your life -- Article 9 -- Closing credits
Control code
ocn141251826
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780783156552
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 026359438929
  • 00026359438929
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
94389
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780783156552
  • (OCoLC)141251826
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD

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