It's 1982, and Taeko is 27 years old, unmarried, and has lived her whole life in Tokyo. She decides to visit her family in the countryside, where she begins to reconnect to forgotten longings. In lyrical switches between the present and the past, Taeko contemplates the arc of her life, and wonders if she has been true to the dreams of her childhood self.
- Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
- Studio: Studio Ghibli, Studio Fuga
- Keyword: countryside, country life, marriage, folk music, flashback, school, anime
- Cast: Miki Imai, Toshiro Yanagiba, Yoko Honna, Mayumi Iizuka, Masahiro Itou, Chie Kitagawa