Sons of Atom

Sons of Atom – Drama Short, 12min

It’s 1970.
Bradley and Curtis are 13. They are not friends.
They have an empty weekend ahead of them.
And nuclear apocalypse looms.

Live-action and animation combine in a story of childhood under the Atomic Bomb.


London Short Film Festival
Brookyln Film Festival
Québec City Film Festival
Fantasia International Film Festival
Melbourne Underground Film Festival
Cinema on the Bayou
Ciné Cercle
Ca’ Foscari Short Film Festival


Written & Directed by Adam Butcher
Produced by Craig Heathcote & Ruth Sewell

Tom Howes
James Wilson

Jeff Mash
Matthew Marsh

DOP – Bob Williams
Production Design – Kate Worthington
Editor – Stephen Haren
Original Score – Thomas Carrell
Sound Design – Martin Pavey

Funded by the Apex Arts Hitchcock Fund
Distributed by Videographe

Full crew list on our Facebook Page.