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Today we're talking with the directors of an amazing documentary you won't want to miss. First up, an overview of the movie:
In 2010, the United States announced the first new nuclear power plant construction in over 32 years. The "Nuclear Renaissance" was born, and America's long-stalled expansion of nuclear energy was infused with new life. On March 11, 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake hit Japan and caused chaos at the Fukushima Dai'ichi Power Plant. The accident in Japan sent ripples all the way to the US, and suddenly the fierce debate over the safety and viability of nuclear power was back in the public consciousness.
The new documentary from Sheena Joyce and Don Argott, The Atomic States of America, takes the viewer on a journey to reactor communities around the country, and seeks to explore the truths and myths of nuclear power. The Atomic States of America is part of our Documentary Features Competition and will screen
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