Obra-prima do escritor frances Boris Vian, A espuma dos dias faz uso de imagens poeticas e surreais para apresentar um universo absurdo. Trata-se da historia. This film is based on a novel written by the famous French writer Boris Vian, who was a jazz music passionate and also a singer. See more». Resenha: A Espuma dos dias, de Boris Vian.

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L’Écume des jours

What makes this book so deeply affecting is that the world it offers you is the most charming and wonderful fictional environment I’ve encountered for years. May 20, Fede rated it it was amazing Shelves: Adolescents will recognize themselves in this initiatory journey that leads to adulthood, to its responsibilities and to its dramas in the face of the cruelty of existence.

We will bori remove any content for bad language alone, or being critical of a particular book. He knew that, the prettier the atmosphere, the more devastating the destruction would be. He was running and he was scared. You will just have to seek it out for yourself.

December 1, — Shelved as: The text experiments with reality: For me the experience of my first novel by Boris Vian is best described in terms of jazz. Meanwhile, Chick’s compulsive fixation on Jean-Pulse Heartre is a metaphor for drug addiction. This alternate version is 36 minutes shorter, and has been edited by Tariq Anwar and supervised by Michel Gondry.


It’s hard to believe that the different ingredients go together! On another occasion, guests at a dinner-party eat eel that was caught by the butler in his bathroom tap.

I read the book first,and after a few months I saw the movie. Not recommended to optimists and teddy bears. It’s the third time I surrender to its magic and yet the ineffable, all-pervading delight hasn’t vanished The characters evolve in a bright or glaucous environment, but always strange, according to a choreography as unpredictable as a jazz solo.

Not that it matters, anyway. They walked, following the first pavement they came to. Words are broken into pieces and then re-assembled into new shapes and roles.

La duchesse de Bovouard Mathieu Paulus Jean-Sol Partre Laurent Lafitte Set in a charmingly surreal Paris, wealthy bachelor Colin spends his time developing his pianocktail a cocktail-making piano and devouring otherworldly dishes prepared by his trusty chef Nicolas. What a brilliant, clever novel — but not for the faint of imagination. A series of interviews featuring linguist, philosopher and activist Noam Chomsky done in hand-drawn animation.

They were only let off twice a day – at night and at noon. It is incredibly hard to pull this sort of thing off without seeming twee or annoying, and Vian just doesn’t seem twee or annoying.


Nov 20, Manny rated it it was amazing Shelves: May 18, Stefania T. The reasons why I didn’t use Chapman’s translation was that I felt that it needed a new and dls translation, and Brian Harper, an American who lives in Paris, kept all the ingredients that makes the book great.

L’Écume des jours by Boris Vian

Sep 26, Lavinia rated it really liked it Shelves: Elusive prose, full of humour and beauty, wonder and sadness, never quite settles, yet hugely satisfies the picky reader. Brian also wrote a beautiful introduction to his translation. Wodehouse ridicule panache brio The rest of this review is available elsewhere the location cannot idas given for Goodreads policy reasons Check out IMDb’s Streaming Guide to see what’s new on Netflix, find out if your favorite streaming show has been renewed or canceled, and more.

The adult world is little more than a distant blur, so indistinct and remote that it just disappears beyond the horizon of their leightheartedness.

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