The Resource Backs to the blast : an Australian nuclear story, a film by Harry Bardwell

Backs to the blast : an Australian nuclear story, a film by Harry Bardwell

Label
Backs to the blast : an Australian nuclear story
Title
Backs to the blast
Title remainder
an Australian nuclear story
Statement of responsibility
a film by Harry Bardwell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A documentary history of the uranium and nuclear industry in South Australia from 1910 to 1980. Incorporates a mass of rare archival footage and contemporary interviews with workers, scientists and politicians, presenting an analysis of the effects of uranium and its products. Provides a detailed examination of the uranium mine at Radium Hill, the uranium oxide refinery at Port Pirie and the British atomic weapons test site at Maralinga
Cataloging source
AIAS
Credits note
Production and direction: Harry Bardwell; photography : Gus Howard, Philip Bull ; film editor, Andrew Prowse ;
PerformerNote
Narrator : Martin Vaughan
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Bardwell, Harry
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  • Uranium mines and mining
  • Radioactive waste sites
  • Nuclear weapons
Label
Backs to the blast : an Australian nuclear story, a film by Harry Bardwell
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Produced with assistance from the Creative Development Branch of the Australian Film Commission
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD video) (50 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour
Label
Backs to the blast : an Australian nuclear story, a film by Harry Bardwell
Publication
Distribution
Note
Produced with assistance from the Creative Development Branch of the Australian Film Commission
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD video) (50 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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