Studio Ghibli’s Only Yesterday comes to a cinema near you

The Studio Ghibli classic Only Yesterday is returning to Australian cinemas this may in time for its 25th Anniversary.

Directed by Isao Takahata (Graves of the Fireflies, Pom Poko), Only Yesterday tells the story of a 27 year old Taeko who lives in Tokyo, but after a trip to visit her family in the countryside begins to rekindle memories of her past.

The whimsical and beautifully animated film will be remastered in high-definition with a new English dub featuring Daisy Ridley (Star Wars: Episode VII)  and Dev Patel (Slumdog Millionaire).

The film will be screening on the following dates and venues:


Cinema Nova – May 5-11 (English dub ver.)

Cinema Nova – May 5-11 (Original Japanese language ver.)

Hoyts Melbourne Central – May 5-11

Hoyts Northland – May 8


Avoca Beach – May 8

Dendy Newtown – May 5-11

Event George Street – May 5-11

Event Liverpool – May 8

Greater Union Shellharbour – May 8

Hoyts Blacktown – May 8


BCC Maroochydoore – May 8

BCC Rockhampton – May 8

BCC Toowoomba – May 8

Dendy Portside – May 8

Event Cairns Central – May 8

Event Chermside – May 8

Event Mt Gravatt – May 8

Event Myer Centre – May 5-11

Event Pacific Fair – May 8

Event Townsville Centre – May 8


Event Marion – May 5-11


Hoyts Carousel – May 8


BCC Casuarina – May 8


Dendy Canberra – May 5-11

New Zealand

Academy Cinemas – Auckland

The Embassy – Wellington

Hoyts Riccarton – Christchurch


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