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Title The Russian woodpecker / Filmbuff, Roast Beef Productions, Gracia Films, Rattapallax ; a film by Chad Gracia ; produced by Mike Lerner, Chad Gracia, Ram Devineni ; directed by Chad Gracia.

Publication Info. New York : Kino Lorber, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  FOREIGN DVD 363.179 RUS    Check Shelf
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 81 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. stamping rda
Description digital optical stereo 5.1 surround Dolby
widescreen (1.78:1) rda
DVD-video NTSC rda
video file region 1 rda
Video file DVD video region 1 rda
Documentary films lcgft
Note Documentary.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen 16x9 (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Surround sound 5.1 or stereo 2.0; color.
Performer Featuring Fedor Alexandrovich.
Credits Cinematographer, Artem Ryzhykov ; editors, Chad Gracia, Devin Tanchum ; music, Katya Mihailova.
Note "Filmbuff."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Investigates the theory that the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster in Ukraine had been orchestrated by the Soviet Union as a screen for the decommissioning of the Duga (i.e., Woodpecker) ballistic missile advance warning system (based in the vicinity of the reactor) because of the inevitable change in relations between Ukraine and what was soon to become post-Cold War Russia.
Note Special features: Climbing the Duga; deleted scenes; Dreams of Fedor; Epilogue; More Duga secrets; trailer.
Awards Sundance Film Festival, winner; Greenwich International Film Festival, Best Documentary; International Documentary Association, Best Cinematography
Contents Special features: Climbing the Duga -- Deleted scenes -- Dreams of Fedor -- Epilogue -- More Duga secrets -- Trailer.
Access Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Language Russian and some English dialogue; optional subtitles in English, German, and Spanish; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Chernobyl Nuclear Accident (Chornobylʹ, Ukraine : 1986) (OCoLC)fst00853649
Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986.
Nuclear reactor accidents -- Ukraine -- Chornobylʹ.
Ballistic missile early warning system -- Soviet Union.
Ballistic missile early warning system -- Ukraine.
Ballistic missile early warning system. (OCoLC)fst00826095
Nuclear reactor accidents. (OCoLC)fst01040715
Soviet Union.
Soviet Union. (OCoLC)fst01210281
Ukraine. (OCoLC)fst01211738
Ukraine -- Chornobylʹ. (OCoLC)fst01235729
Chronological Term 1986
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Nonfiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710269
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Added Author Gracia, Chad, film director, film producer, editor of moving image work.
Lerner, Mike, film producer.
Devineni, Ram, film producer.
Девинени, Рам, film producer.
Alexandrovich, Fedor, on-screen participant.
Александрович, Федор, on-screen participant.
Ryzhykov, Artem, director of photography.
Рыжыков, Артем, director of photography.
Tanchum, Devin, 1983- editor of moving image work.
Танчум, Девин, 1983- editor of moving image work.
Mikhaĭlova, Kati︠a︡ (Composer), composer.
Михайлова, Катя (Composer), composer.
Gracia Films, production company.
Roast Beef Productions, production company.
Rattapallax Films (Firm), production company.
FilmBuff (Firm), contributor.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Standard No. 738329206314
00738329206314 gtin-14
ISBN 9786316516251
Music No. K20631 Kino Lorber
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