WHAT: Festival of international documentaries, short films and
animation films covering uranium mining, nuclear research, weapons,
and power plants and nuclear waste. Discussions led by feature
filmmakers and prominent intellectuals.
WHEN: Film Fest on February 5-6, 2013.
9.30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Workshop on documentary
film-making led by Alphonse Roy and R. Revathi
on 7 February
(9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.)
WHERE: Asian College of Journalism
2nd Main Road, Taramani (Near Indira Nagar MRTS
Behind MS Swaminathan Research Foundation)
Chennai Solidarity Group for Koodankulam Struggle &
Curated by two Brazilian film makers, the widely travelled international film festival, explores the entire nuclear life cycle — from the mining of uranium to disposal of radioactive wastes. Choosing from more than 50 documentaries and animation films, the Chennai festival brings to viewers 20 films over a two-day period. Thefestival is geared towards engendering a more informed debate on these issues. Contact:
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