The Atom Smashers

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Abstract

Documentary. Co-director, producer, editor.

The quest of a group of scientists to find the most elusive sub-atomic particles ever theorized: the Higgs boson.

Acquired for broadcast on Independent Lens (PBS).
PBS home video and online distribution (itunes, Netflix, Hulu, etc).
International distribution through Octapixx Worldwide.

Honors
• Audacity Award (Pariscience Film Festival, Paris)
• Silver Award (Houston International Film Festival)

Official Selections:
• Vancouver International Film Festival
• Bergen International Film Festival
• Austin International Film Festival
• Vedere la Scienza, Milan

Screenings:
• Museum la Cité des Sciences, Paris
• Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
• University of California, Davis
• University of Toronto
• Illinois Science Education Conference
• Landmark Century Center, Chicago
Original languageEnglish (US)
Media of outputFilm
Size73 min
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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Brown, J. C. (Director). (2008). The Atom Smashers. Digital or Visual Products