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3.6
38 Ratings

The War Game

Directed by Mai Zetterling
United Kingdom, 1962
Short, Drama

Synopsis

Two boys quarrel about a toy pistol. The game becomes serious. On the roof in a skyskraper district they risk their lifes for the toy pistol.

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The War Game Directed by Mai Zetterling

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1963 | Winner: Best Short Film (Golden Lion)

BAFTA Awards

1964 | Nominee: Best Short Film