A still from Ethel & Ernest.

Animation based on Raymond Briggs’ Ethel & Ernest remembers the author’s parents through the war years

Briggs is best known for Christmas treat The Snowman but his work has always had a sad and unsentimental side, and Ethel & Ernest tells the story of his parents’ life in London during the second world war and through the austere post-war years

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A still from Ethel & Ernest.
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