Are We Winning, Mommy? America/The Cold War

Synopsis: Using a combination of archival footage and talking head interviews, this film traces the history of the Cold War from the end of World War II to the Reagan administration. Images of postwar patriotism are contrasted with Joseph McCarthy's anti-Communist scare tactics and the persistent anxieties about nuclear annihilation. Meanwhile, Noam Chomsky and a number of other intellectuals describe and contextualize the issues and actors at play across four decades of U.S.-Soviet relations.

Synopsis: Using a combination of archival footage and talking head interviews, this film traces the history of the Cold War from the end of... View More

Directed By: Barbara Margolis