Drive My Car

EVENT SCREENING: Sunday February 6, 3.00pm. Sip on a complimentary refreshing Japanese beer, proudly supplied by Monsuta Beer, as you take in this moving award-winning drama, based on a short story by the acclaimed Haruki Murakami. Features an introduction from director, Ryusuke Hamaguchi. Tickets on sale now!

Based on a story by Haruki Murakami, Ryûsuke Hamaguchi directs a moving drama of theatre actor Yûsuke (Hidetoshi Nishijima) whose beloved wife died suddenly. Accepting an offer to direct a production in Hiroshima, introverted young Misaki (Tôko Miura) is assigned to be his chauffeur. As the two strangers gradually become friends, Yûsuke begins to face the haunting mysteries that his wife left behind. Winner of Best Foreign Film at the 2022 Golden Globes in addition to multiple awards at Cannes, including Best Screenplay, Hamaguchi’s drama is acclaimed as one of the best films of the year.

"In this quiet masterpiece, Hamaguchi considers grief, love, work and the soul-sustaining, life-shaping power of art." -The New York Times

Japanese language, English subtitles.
Sunday, 6th February

Legend Deluxe: In-Cinema dining session.
Event: Special event screening, complimentary & discount tickets do not apply
CC & AD: Closed Captions or Audio Description available for individual/personal use in those shows indicating a 'CC & AD' notation on a film's session time booking button. Please note that only selected sessions are capable of offering the Closed Captions or Audio Description option, please contact the cinema in the event of confusion to avoid disappointment.

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

Commences Thursday, 10 Feb 2022
Rating MA15+
Genre Drama
Running Time 179
New & Noteworthy
Closed Caption CNMN First Nations Acknowledgement