Title: Drive my Car
Original title: Doraibu mai kâ
Director: Ryûsuke Hamaguchi
Script: Ryûsuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe
Production company: Bitters End, C&I Entertainment, Culture Entertainment, Asahi Shimbun Distributor: Bitters End, The Match Factory
Year: 2021 Country: 🇯🇵 Japan
Music: Eiko Ishibashi Photography: Hidetoshi Shinomiya
Summary “Drive My Car”
Film adaptation of one of Haruki Murakami’s short stories included in Men Without Women, which tells the story of Yasuke Kafaku, an actor and theatre director, who agrees to take on the job of directing a play at a festival in Hiroshima. As a rule, he is not allowed to drive and has to accept the assignment of a female driver. Misaki, a very reserved young woman, gradually develops a relationship with the protagonist during the long car journeys.
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