Only Yesterday

A Studio Ghibli Animation, 27-year-old office worker Taeko from Tokyo decides to take some time off and travel to the countryside, and along the way is reminiscing of her grade 5 younger self. We see Taeko’s life through her memories and thoughts of growing up with her family and her dreams and aspirations as a young girl. When in the country Taeko stays with some distant farm relatives where she meets Toshiro, a young man who also works on the farm. Together Taeko and Toshiro share their past and their memories as they grown together over the summer working hard on the farm.

Director: Isao Takahata

Actors: Daisy Ridley, Dev Patel, Alison Fernandez, Hope Levy, Grey Griffin, Stephanie Sheh, Ava Acres, Jaden Betts

Year: 1991

Length: 118 Minutes

Classification: PG+ Mature themes

Rating:★★★½☆

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