Drive My Car

179 minutes 2021 7.5

Director and actor Yusuke Kafuku is in deep grief, but still takes on a theater assignment in Hiroshima. Here he is confronted with his inner demons, and an unexpected relationship arises with the new driver on their long journeys in a bright red Saab 900.

Drive My Car is a beautiful and evocative story about life itself. The critically acclaimed film won an Oscar for best international film, and was among the favorites for this year's Palme d'Or at Cannes. There it won both the award for best screenplay and the critics' award. The film is based on a short story from the book Men without Women by Haruki Murakami.

The film is not playable outside of Norway
Original title: Doraibu mai kâ
Category: Feature Film
Genre: Drama
Actors: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Tôko Miura, Reika Kirishima, Yoo-rim Park, Dae-Young Jin, Sonia Yuan
Author: Haruki Murakami
Director: Ryûsuke Hamaguchi
Producer: Teruhisa Yamamoto
Script: Ryûsuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe
Country: Japan
Language: Japanese