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The Beauty of ‘Only Yesterday’ and How Our Childhood Memories and Trauma Stay With Us

Only Yesterday is a lesser-known Studio Ghibli movie geared towards adult women that deserves more attention, and it beautifully highlights the way that our happy and horrible childhood experiences shape us as adults.

Still from Only Yesterday, adult Taeko staring at herself in a mirror
©Studio Ghibli

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