Drive My Car
... a profoundly beautiful film about making peace with the role in front of you, and playing it with all your might. ” Daily Telegraph (UK)
WINNER of Best Screenplay: Cannes Film Festival 2021.WINNER of Best Feature Film & Best Screenplay: APSA 2021.
The Japanese entry for 2022 Academy Awards for best Foreign Film.
Yusuke Kafuku, a stage actor and director, still unable, after two years, to cope with the loss of his beloved wife, accepts to direct Uncle Vanja at a theater festival in Hiroshima. There he meets Misaki, an introverted young woman, appointed to drive his car. In between rides, secrets from the past and heartfelt confessions will be unveiled. As they spend time together, Kafuku confronts the mystery of his wife that quietly haunts him.
- 179 MINS