By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Uranium Film Festival returns to Rio de Janeiro for its fifth edition on Thursday, July 16th and Friday, July 17th. Taking place again in the Cinemateque of the Modern Art Museum (MAM Rio), in Parque do Flamengo, the festival will include screenings of nineteen full-length, short, and animated films about uranium mining, nuclear power, nuclear weapons and the long-term health effects of radiation exposure and contamination.
The festival's official website states; "Films, documentaries, movies, and animations are the best tool to transport information about nuclear energy . . .