Filmmaker focuses on lives near nuke sites

National Feb 13, 2013

Filmmaker focuses on lives near nuke sites

by Keiji Hirano

A documentary that recently began screening chronicles the experiences of Japanese communities hosting nuclear facilities and the high price paid by some of them because of the March 2011 Fukushima meltdown disaster, including farmers and fishermen unable to market their produce because of radioactive ...

Films focus on Japan's nuclear flashpoints

National Jul 17, 2011

Films focus on Japan's nuclear flashpoints

by Eriko Arita

The crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant in the wake of the Great East Japan Earthquake on March 11 has revealed the danger posed by the storing of spent nuclear fuel in pools at the plant, because after the pools drained ...