Myndin er byggð á smásögu eftir hinn merka japanska rithöfund Haruki Murakami og segir frá leikara einum hvers eiginkona deyr skyndilega.
Hún er tilnefnd til fernra Óskarsverðlauna 2022 sem besta kvikmyndin og besta erlenda kvikmyndin!
Besta erlenda kvikmyndin á Golden Globe verðlaunahátíðinni 2022!
Vann til þriggja verðlauna á kvikmyndahátíðinni í Cannes í ár, m.a. fyrir besta handrit!
Yusuke Kafuku is a stage actor and director happily married to his playwright wife. Then one day she dies.
Drive My Car had its world premiere at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival, where it competed for the Palme d’Or and won three awards, including Best Screenplay. The film received widespread critical acclaim, with many declaring it one of the best films of 2021. It earned four nominations at the 94th Academy Awards: Best Picture, Best Director, Best International Feature Film, and Best Adapted Screenplay. It is the first Japanese film nominated for Best Picture.
It won the best foreign language film at the Golden Globe Awards 2022.
” … mysterious Murakami tale of erotic and creative secrets” -★★★★★ Guardian
“In this quiet masterpiece, Ryusuke Hamaguchi considers grief, love, work and the soul-sustaining, life-shaping power of art.” – The New York Times