A still from The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbyes (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Tomohisa Taguchi and voiced by Oji Suzuka and Marie Iitoyo.
A still from The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbyes (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Tomohisa Taguchi and voiced by Oji Suzuka and Marie Iitoyo.

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The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbyes movie review: Japanese animated teen romance tackles grief, abandonment and self-doubt

  • Anzu seeks escape from the present, Kaoru to rewrite the past when they discover a magical tunnel in this beautiful tale of adolescent angst and first love
  • The simplicity of the film’s narrative and its unhurried pacing play into its message of embracing the present and treasuring what time we have on Earth

A still from The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbyes (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Tomohisa Taguchi and voiced by Oji Suzuka and Marie Iitoyo.
A still from The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbyes (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Tomohisa Taguchi and voiced by Oji Suzuka and Marie Iitoyo.
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