Act of God: meditations on lightning, life and chance

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Zeitgeist Films,
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[2010]
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English
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Is being hit by lightning a random occurrence or a predestined event? Jennifer Baichwal explores the metaphysical effects of being struck by lightning with riveting personal stories from around the world. Captured is the harsh beauty of the skies and the lives of those who have been forever touched by their fury. In a neurological experiment, musician Fred Frith improvises with his guitar to demonstrate the ubiquity of electricity in our bodies and the universe.
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subject_facetDocumentary films
Electrical injuries
Feature films
Feature films -- United States
Lightning
Lightning -- Accidents
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_displayAct of God : meditations on lightning, life and chance
title_fullAct of God : meditations on lightning, life and chance [videorecording] / Mercury Films, Foundry Films present ; in association with documentary Channel 4, ARTE France ; director, Jennifer Baichwal ; produced by Nick De Pencier, Daniel Iron, Jennifer Baichwal
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Electrical injuries
Lightning
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