White Light / Black Rain: Film & Discussion

This event is on 9 August 2015 6:00pm

To mark the 70th Anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki we are showing this HBO documentary film, directed and produced by Steven Okazaki. The film features interviews with fourteen Japanese survivors and four Americans involved in the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.In preparation for the film, Okazaki met with more than 500 Japanese survivors of the bombings and collected over 100 interviews before settling on the fourteen subjects featured in the film.

Free. Donations welcome at door.

Jointly organised by Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre and Edinburgh CND with assistance from WMD Awareness.

Guests arriving early can view the interactive Stop Worrying and Learn to Love the Bomb exhibition organised by WMD Awareness.

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