peter d'Agostino

A-Bomb @70 ( 1945- 2015 )

TRACES (1995)
Moving between scenes of past and present,
TRACES addresses the collective memory of some
of the most traumatic scenes of 20th century history.
Opening with images from the Festival of Remembrance
in Hiroshima, the video cuts to an interview with
Robert Oppenheimer, who recalls his thoughts
at the moment of the first Atomic Bomb test.

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World-Wide-Walks / DESERTS
( 2 min excerpt, 2015)
Walks in the Chihuahuan Desert, where the
first Atomic Bomb was detonated in July at Trinity Site
preceding Hiroshima and Nagasaki, August 1945.