About the film
japan loss of loved one infidelity theater play theater director monologue road trip hiroshima, japan grief rehearsal audition sensuality old car driver artistic sex based on short story sign languages slow cinema bilingual loss of child
Drive My Car
Release Date: August 18, 2021
|Production Companies||:||Bitters End, C & I entertainment, Culture Entertainment, Agency for Cultural Affairs, J-LOD, nekojarashi, Quaras, Bungeishunju, L'espace Vision, The Asahi Shimbun, Nippan Group Holdings|
|Producers||:||Yuji Sadai, Osamu Kubota, Teruhisa Yamamoto, Seo Hyeonsun, Kazuo Nakanishi, Lee Eunkyoung, Tsuyoshi Gorô, Misaki Kawamura, Sachio Matsushita, Yoshito Nakabe, Keiji Okumura, Jin Suzuki, Tamon Kondo|
|Writers||:||Haruki Murakami, Haruki Murakami, Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe|
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 Vanya 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.