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When the Wind Blows

Jimmy T. Murakami Wielka Brytania, 1986

Bob's rating of the film A gdy zawieje wiatr

Instead of using a child innocence confronted with casualties of war, it uses the innocence of simple minded middle-aged couple whose everyday routine is distorted in a horrifying series of events. It fails to reach the heights, or better say, the abyss of "Grave of Fireflies". But, through its dialogue driven plot, it manages to say more about humanity with few simple words, than any speech probably could.