April 16, 2005

Smells Like Cine Spirit

Gus Van Sant's new film, Last Days, is a fictional recreation of the impending death of Kurt Cobain, shot in the director's now-mature semi-documentary style.

The trailer's up; Last Days opens May 16 in France, timed, presumably, with its debut at Cannes. Don't feel bad that France gets to see it long before the US, though. After all, Gerry didn't come out in France until after Elephant.

Last Days trailer [allocine.fr, via mefi]
a fluffy Cobainiac take on the movie [mtv.com]

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