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150 Ratings

The Atomic Cafe

United States, 1982


A sometimes hilarious, sometimes sobering collection of film clips taken from American propaganda films of the 1950s.

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The Atomic Cafe Directed by Jayne Loader, Kevin Rafferty, Pierce Rafferty

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1983 | Nominee: Flaherty Documentary Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1983 | Winner: Best Documentary

National Film Preservation Board

2016 | Winner: National Film Registry

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