Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie
Trinity and Beyond is an unsettling yet visually fascinating documentary presenting the history of nuclear weapons development and testing between 1945 until 1963. Narrated by William Shatner and featuring an original score performed by the Moscow Symphony Orchestra, the film reveals unreleased and classified government footage depicting in graphic detail these powerful and awesome weapons. Many scenes were restored with a process created to make the footage usable.
Director/producer Peter Kuran, traveled throughout the U.S. to locate footage that includes bombs being suspended by balloon, exploding under the ocean, being shot from a cannon and detonated in outer space.
Atomic Operations depicted: Trinity, Crossroads, Sandstone, Ranger, Greenhouse, Upshot-Knothole, Castle, Teapot, Redwing, Plumbob, Hardtack, Argus, Dominic.