The War Game
Peter Watkins

1965 / United Kingdom / 47’
OCT 20 / 9.30 pm, Cinemateca – M. F. Ribeiro Cinema
OCT 21 / 3.00 pm, Cinemateca – Luís de Pina Cinema


No one knows who started it, but the Third World War has broken. In Britain, the first nuclear missile falls in Kent, a few miles outside of London. We witness it all until we come to a horrible ending of death, disease and deprivation, to the sound of Christmas carols.