The Atomic Cafe

DVD - 2002
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
The Atomic Cafe
"A compilation of archival film clips beginning with the first atomic bomb detonation in the New Mexico desert. The footage, much of it produced as government propaganda, follows the story of the bomb through the two atomic attacks on Japan that ended World War II to the bomb's central role in the cold war. Shown along with the famous 'duck and cover' Civil Defense films are lesser-known clips, many of which possess a bizarre black humor when seen today" The footage is accompianied by contemporary music about the nuclear age.

Published: [New York] : Docurama : Distributed by New Video, [2002]
Edition: 20th anniversary ed.
ISBN: 0767043375
Branch Call Number: DVD 363.35 ATO
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.) :,sd., col. and b&w ;,4 3/4 in.


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