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Duration: 1 hour

On March 11th 2011 Japan was hit by the greatest tsunami in a thousand years.

Through compelling testimony from 7-10 year-old survivors, this film reveals how the deadly wave and the Fukushima nuclear accident have changed children's lives forever.

The story unfolds at two key locations: a primary school where 74 children were killed by the tsunami; and a school close to the Fukushima nuclear plant, attended by children evacuated from the nuclear exclusion zone.

Last on

Thu 1 Mar 2012 21:00 BBC Two

Credits

Executive Producer
Alex Cooke
Producer
Dan Reed
Director
Dan Reed
Writer
Dan Reed

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