Radio Bikini

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Radio Bikini
DVD cover of Radio Bikini.jpg
DVD cover
Directed byRobert Stone
Produced byKevin Rafferty
Robert Stone
CinematographyJohn Rayter
Robert Stone
Edited byRobert Stone
Distributed byPBS
Release date
  • June 10, 1988 (1988-06-10)
Running time
56 minutes
CountryUnited States

Radio Bikini is a 1988 American documentary film directed by Robert Stone.[1] It was nominated for an Academy Award in 1988 for Best Documentary Feature.[2] It was later aired on the PBS series The American Experience. The film documents the nuclear tests performed around Bikini Atoll during Operation Crossroads in 1946, and their effects on the indigenous population and American servicemen involved.


  • Kilon Bauno as himself (Chief of the Bikinians)[3]
  • John Smitherman as himself


  1. ^ "NY Times: Radio Bikini". NY Times. Retrieved June 11, 2008.
  2. ^ "The 60th Academy Awards (1988) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved October 16, 2011.
  3. ^ Radio Bikini on IMDb

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