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4.3
187 Ratings

The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear

Directed by Adam Curtis
United Kingdom, 2005
Documentary

Synopsis

A look at how fear has come to dominate politics in America, Britain and around the world —and that much of that fear is based on an illusion.

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The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear Directed by Adam Curtis

Awards & Festivals

Village Voice Film Poll

2005 | 3rd place: Best Documentary

BAFTA Awards

2005 | Winner: Best Factual Series or Strand (Television)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2005 | Winner: American Independents Competition (Special Jury Award)

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