The anime Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind was released in 1984. For the past few years, there have been rumblings about a sequel. But now, more than ever, it feels like that the long overdue sequel could happen. Here's why.
Miyazaki's Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind - or as I knew it as a kid, the butchered Warriors of the Wind - is one of the greatest animated films ever made. It's also, despite the European influence on its inhabitants' design, a very Japanese movie.