Atomic War Bride (Serbo-Croatian: Rat, lit.'War') is a 1960 Yugoslav science-fiction and drama film directed by Veljko Bulajić.

Atomic War Bride
DVD cover
Directed byVeljko Bulajić
Written byCesare Zavattini
StarringAntun Vrdoljak
Zlatko Madunić
Ljubiša Jovanović
Ita Rina
Janez Vrhovec
Bata Živojinović
CinematographyKrešo Grčević
Edited byBlaženka Jenčik
Music byVladimir Kraus-Rajterić
Production
company
Release date
1960
Running time
84 minutes
CountryFPR Yugoslavia
LanguageSerbo-Croatian

The film won three Golden Arena awards at the 1960 Pula Film Festival, including for Best Director (Veljko Bulajić), Best Actor (Antun Vrdoljak) and Best Scenography (Duško Jeričević),[1] and was nominated for the Golden Lion award at the 1960 Venice Film Festival.[2]

Plot edit

At a church in the country, eternally optimistic John marries Maria, unaware that a nuclear war is about to begin, and she becomes his Atomic War Bride.

References edit

  1. ^ "7. Festival igranog filma u Puli" (in Croatian). Pula Film Festival. Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 22 May 2010.
  2. ^ "Rat (1960) - Awards". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 22 May 2010.

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