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Canada Got The Japanese Anime Treatment And It's Effin' Beautiful

I want to go to there.

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Destination Canada worked with the Japanese studio behind Your Name — the highest-grossing anime film of all time — and director Hisayuki Tabata to create a tourism ad that will make you fall in love with Canada all over again.


While it's targeted at people in Japan, Canadians are loving it too.

Never have I been more proud to be Canadian as when my country was featured in a 30-second Makoto Shinkai animation

And people have pointed out it's a pretty spot-on representation of what Canada has to offer.

Makoto Shinkai's new animation on Canadian tourism - Anime vs real life Watch:

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Lauren Strapagiel is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Toronto, Canada.

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