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The Magic of Radio

USA, 2001 (MIFF 2001, Documentary)

Director: Greta Snider

This film explores high frequency wave propagation and the people who love it. Three pirates and a ham demonstrate the madness the methods, and ultimately the magic of amateur radio broadcasting.

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