Nuclear Dawn Rising

Documentary about the painting and restoration of Brixton’s iconic mural Nuclear Dawn painted by Brian Barnes in 1981.

Nuclear Dawn was saved from dilapidation and destruction, restored and repainted by Paul Butler, Linda James Butler and Morganico under the guidance of Brain Barnes MBE. Clapham Film Unit documented the repainting, capturing interviews with the artists along the way.

Directed by Charlotte Bill, music by Vini Reilly.

Nuclear Dawn Rising is screening at Herne Hill Free Film Festival Short Film Night on May 10th at 8pm at the Prince Regent pub Herne Hill.

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