Lee Seong-kang's MY BEAUTIFUL GIRL MARI (2002) was one of our great film discoveries this year. The animation is beautiful and inventive. It's the story of a young boy who seems to have everyone around him always leaving him. He seems to find a solution by entering a dream world, where he meets Mari. Seeing it's set during his summer vacation there's no better time to watch it than right now. We'd say appropriate for age 7+.