Hiroshima (2005)

The Horror, the pain and the suffering of Hiroshima!

  • Genre: Documentary, Drama
  • Release Date: 2005-08-05
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 27 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 29min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: BBC
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
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The documentary recounts the world's first nuclear attack and examines the alarming repercussions. Covering a three-week period from the Trinity test to the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, the program chronicles America's political gamble and the planning for the momentous event. Archival film, dramatizations, and special effects feature what occurred aboard the Enola Gay (the aircraft that dropped the bomb) and inside the exploding bomb.

Hiroshima Trailer

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  • John Hurt

    as Narrator (voice)
  • Shuntaro Hida

    as Himself - Hiroshima Survivor
  • Robert Austin

    as Winston Churchill
  • George Anton

    as Parsons
Directing Paul Wilmshurst Director
Writing Paul Wilmshurst Writer
Production Jim Spencer Line Producer
Production Matthew Barrett Executive Producer
Production Paul Wilmshurst Producer
Sound Daniel Pemberton Original Music Composer
Camera Graham Smith Director of Photography
Editing Luke Dunkley Editor
Editing Horacio Queiro Editor
Production Gary Davy Casting
Art Ewa Skoczkowska Production Design
Art Alan Spalding Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Ewa Helman-Szczerbic Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Anna Dabrowska Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Laura Schalker Hairstylist
Directing Weronika Migon Assistant Director
Art Kat Law Standby Painter
Crew Jacek Hamela Sound Recordist
Visual Effects Earle Stuart Callender Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Gareth Edwards Visual Effects
Costume & Make-Up Katarzyna Lewinska Costume Supervisor
Sound James Fitzpatrick Music
Writing Julie Press Script Editor
Camera Witold Ozimek First Assistant Camera