'The Ultimate Wish' | Burlington City Arts | Film | Seven Days | Vermont's Independent Voice

Film

'The Ultimate Wish'

When: Sat., Aug. 6, 2-4 p.m. 2016

This week, across the state, Vermonters are stopping to remember the August 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the United States. The Burlington chapter of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom is sponsoring three events to help draw attention to past atrocities, as well as the desire to affect meaningful change to nuclear policy in the future. The last of the lineup, a screening of the documentary The Ultimate Wish, uses archival footage of the bombing of Nagasaki and testimony from survivors of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster to point out connections between nuclear power and nuclear weapons. Power down at the BCA Center for the short film.

Price: Free.

Add a review

Rating

Select a star to rate.

Seven Days moderates comments in order to ensure a civil environment. Please treat the comments section as you would a town meeting, dinner party or classroom discussion. In other words, keep commenting classy! Read our guidelines...

Note: Comments are limited to 300 words.