Reel Shorts 2021

  • 12:25
  • USA
  • 2020

While the Space Race, the Arms Race, and a myriad of other Cold War competitions are common knowledge, few know that the United States and Soviet Union faced off to see which country could dig the deepest hole. This obscure historical event took a bizarre twist that still impacts people today, decades after the Cold War ended. Won Best Documentary Short at the 2021 Reel Shorts Film Festival.


  • Mature Subject Matter



  • Matt McCormick