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Only Yesterday

(If you missed it, check out my previous essay on Grave of the Fireflies too)

Only Yesterday is Isao Takahata’s eight film and second official Ghibli release. 1,051 more words


Ranking Studio Ghibli Pt 4: From Yesterday and to Howl's Castle

In the 32 years since Studio Ghibli was formed, the output has been nothing short of exemplary. When ranking the Japanese canon, the point that flips from “recommendation” to “bad film” is very low indeed. 1,682 more words

Film Lists

Film diary: Only Yesterday (1991)

Few film experiences are as rewarding as discovering a Ghibli film for the first time. Isao Takahata’s Only Yesterday was released the same year that I was born. 627 more words

Celebrate Studio Ghibli: Second Thoughts

Coming out of the 2nd week of the Celebrate Studio Ghibli the rankings now include My Neighbour Totoro and Only Yesterday.

Alas this will probably be it for me as I’ve gotten sick and don’t want to spend more time than I have to away from central heating and copious quantities of tea. 561 more words


Our Two Cents: Forgotten Gems

What do you do when you want to write a top ten list, but you’re too lazy to come up with ten whole entries? Just ask your friends to chip in! 2,187 more words


Music-Hier Encore Performed By Nara Noїan

This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.

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Only Yesterday - The Subtle Strokes of Isao Takahata

The moment Ghibli surprised me with more than what I expected was this one film, finally released officially over in North America in 2016. Only Yesterday or Omoide Poporo, is truly a divisive film among many fans of Ghibli. 1,600 more words