The War game

United Kingdom, 1965

Film
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Documentary-style story of a nuclear attack on Kent, England. This horrific film is a vision of the possible consequences of a nuclear attack on Britain. Much of the filming was done with a hand-held camera and the result is a film with an impact of remarkable immediacy. An uncompromising film about the latent horrors of the atomic bomb. Note: Not recommended for children.

Credits

director

Peter Watkins

production company

BBC

Language

English

Duration

00:48:13:00

Colour

Black and White

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