A film about the elimination of nuclear weapons.

Director:

Don Haderlein

Writer:

Don Haderlein

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Helen Caldicott Helen Caldicott ... Herself
Noam Chomsky ... Himself
Dwight D. Eisenhower ... Himself (archive footage)
John F. Kennedy ... Himself (archive footage)
David Krieger David Krieger ... Himself
Barack Obama ... Himself (archive footage)
Harry S. Truman ... Himself (archive footage)
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"The World Awaits" is a documentary feature depicting the effects of nuclear weapons and the urgent need for the nuclear states to reduce and eventually eliminate these highly destructive weapons of mass destruction. The film features interviews with noted philosopher-linguist Noam Chomsky, world renowned author-activist Helen Caldicott, MD, and David Krieger, founder of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation. 'The World Awaits' presents the dangers of nuclear weapons, including recent and past close calls and almost attacks we had had over 70 years since the first use of nuclear weapons in August of 1945. The film also explores the threat of nuclear terrorism and the dangers of nuclear power plants in our world today. These three intellectuals-activists interviews are interwoven with archival footage of presidents Barack Obama, John Kennedy, Dwight Eisenhower and Harry Truman. The film makes a strong argument for never using these weapons again and how these outdated weapons and power ... Written by Anonymous

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nuclear disarmament | See All (1) »

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It's A Matter of Time See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 2017 (USA) See more »

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North Hollywood Pictures See more »
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Noam Chomsky: Luckily, by miracle in fact, the whole system hasn't blown up yet.
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