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The unbelievers.

Holwerda, Gus, (producer,, director.). Holwerda, Luke, (producer,, director of photography.). Spisak, Jason, 1973- (producer.). Dawkins, Richard, 1941- (performer.). Krauss, Lawrence Maxwell, (performer.). Gervais, Ricky, (interviewee.). Allen, Woody, 1935- (interviewee.). Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018 (interviewee.). Diaz, Cameron, (interviewee.). Silverman, Sarah (interviewee.). Herzog, Werner, 1942- (interviewee.). Pullman, Bill, (interviewee.). Minchin, Tim, (interviewee.). McEwan, Ian (interviewee.). McCarthy, Cormac, 1933- (interviewee.). Morrison, James, 1954- (interviewee.). Izzard, Eddie, (interviewee.). Harris, Sam, 1967- (interviewee.). Dennett, D. C. (Daniel Clement), (interviewee.). Hirsi Ali, Ayaan, 1969- (interviewee.). Jillette, Penn, (interviewee.). Savage, Adam, (interviewee.). Randi, James (interviewee.). Provenza, Paul, (interviewee.). Silverman, David, 1966- (interviewee.). Shermer, Michael, (interviewee.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 77 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : GRAVITAS VENTURES : 2013.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
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Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Gus Holwerda.
Participant or Performer Note:
Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss; appearances by Ricky Gervais, Woody Allen, Stephen Hawking, Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Werner Herzog, Bill Pullman, Tim Minchin, Ian McEwan, Cormac McCarthy, James Morrison, Eddie Izzard, Sam Harris, Dan Dennett, Ayan Hirsi Ali, Penn Jillette, Adam Savage, James Randi, Paul Provenza, David Silverman, Michael Shermer, and more.
Summary, etc.:
The Unbelievers follows renowned scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss across the globe as they speak publicly about the importance of science and reason in the modern world. Blasphemous to some, heroic to others, the weight of their message is impossible to ignore. Presented in the style of traditional 'rock-n-roll tour films', The Unbelievers joins Dawkins and Krauss as they speak to sold-out stadiums and halls across three continents while contending with fans, groupies, critics, debate partners and interviewers along with religious extremists bent on stifling their pro-science/pro-reason message. Months of international travel culminate at the 2012 Rally For Reason on the US Capitol lawn in Washington, D.C. Billed as the largest gathering of atheists, secularists, freethinkers and sceptics in world-history, Dawkins and Krauss bear witness to the impact of their message as over 30,000 adoring fans - and protestors - greet them with enthusiasm.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Rationalism.
Religion > Philosophy.
Religion > Social aspects.
Science > Philosophy.
Science > Social aspects

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