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Petrified River

USA, 1956 (MIFF 1957, Wealth of the Earth)

The story of uranium. In the Southwest there lies a land of stone. 100,000 square miles of rainbowed rock spread out where Colorado, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico meet. Beneath these mesas lie the beds of ancient rivers - rich in uranium. The film shows the mining of uranium and its uses of today.

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