Atomic Alert

As nuclear power expands across the globe what are governments doing to prepare for potential nuclear accidents. What do we need to know, and what will our governments tell us? How would a nuclear crisis impact on public health, the environment and global politics? This documentary is a through investigation of the measures and strategies put in place to manage the possibility of disaster.

Director Thomas Johnson explores the risks of nuclear technology and it's impact on the world, in this follow-up to the award winning “The Battle of Chernobyl” (Prix Italia 2006).