"Never Ever" / À jamais (2016)

Directed by Benoit Jacquot.

Adapted from the novel The Body Artist by Don DeLillo. 86 minutes.

The French/Portuguese production had a French release on Sept. 7, 2016, and stars Mathieu Amalric, Jeanne Balibar and Julia Roy. It played at the Venice Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival in Sept. 2016.

Here's the trailer.

Notes/Media watch for "Never Ever"

From Variety, Venice Film Review: 'Never Ever' by Guy Lodge, ran on Sept. 10, 2016. He writes:

"Dead," however, is not exactly a finite term as the film, simplified but generally faithful in form to DeLillo's novel, follows it into a metaphysical hall of mirrors. (The film makes playful reference to its own medium's capacity for riding and overriding other artforms: "You stole my audience," Laura chides Rey when they meet, before conceding, "There was no audience anyway, it’s not cinema.")

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Last updated: 15-SEP-2016