Children of Hiroshima
A movie thats waited nearly 60 years for a US theatrical premiere, Kaneto Shindos Children of Hiroshima is a somber melodrama, neither sentimental nor stoical, about the aftereffects of atomic radiation, shot on the half-rebuilt site of the worlds first nuclear catastrophe. The shame felt by Hiroshimas survivors is experienced by the viewer.
Wed., April 27, 4:30 & 9:15 p.m.; Thu., April 28, 6:50 p.m., 2011
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