Independent Lens - Season 10, Episode 8 - Rotten Tomatoes

Wonders Are Many: The Making of "Doctor Atomic"


Episode Info

The creation of "Doctor Atomic," an opera about physicist and so-called "father of the atomic bomb" J. Robert Oppenheimer in the run-up to the first atomic bomb test in 1945, is interwoven with a history of nuclear weaponry.

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