When the Wind Blows

When the Wind Blows (1986)

With the help of government-issued pamphlets, an elderly British couple build a shelter and prepare for an impending nuclear attack, unaware that times and the nature of war have changed from their romantic memories of World War II.

Plot Keywords: england, nuclear war, husband wife relationship, world war ii, based on comic, computer animation, english countryside, based on graphic novel, nuclear fallout, adult animation, isolated house, radiation sickness, bomb shelter

DirectorJimmy T. Murakami
WritersRaymond Briggs, Raymond Briggs
Production CompaniesPenguin Books, British Screen Productions, Film Four International, TVC London, Meltdown Productions
Production CountryUnited Kingdom
Spoken LanguageEnglish

Alternate Titles

Cuando sopla el viento
Når vinden blæser
Minne tuuli kuljettaa
Tryggare kan ingen vara
Rüzgar Estiginde
Quan bufa el vent