Marguerite Duras Reads from "The Lover"

The French magazine La Règle du jeu has just published (online) a 50 minute-film of Marguerite Duras with film-maker Claude Berri, made in 1987, in which Duras reads and talks about her novel L’Amant. A very moving document indeed, even if you don’t think of L’Amant (translated as by The Lover by Barbara Bray) as one of Duras’ more interesting books. You can watch the video here. The montage … Read more Marguerite Duras Reads from "The Lover"