La Vie Pure / Pure Life

Based on true events, in 1949, Raymond Maufrais, a young French explorer goes on a solo expedition in the Amazon rainforest. He leaves behind a diary that reflects the meaning of Pure Life and his encounters but leaves the mystery of his own disappearance unsolved.

La Vie Pure / Pure Life (2014)


French Guiana/France


French with English subtitles




Jeremy Banster

Jeremy Banster

Jeremy Banster

Jeremy Banster is a French Producer, Director, Writer and Actor. After working for 15 years as a theatre actor in 2011 he formed his own production company, Cantina Studio, in association with Olivier Compère and Fabien Montagner. They worked as executive producers on Another Day directed by Hassan Fathi in Paris. Early in 2012, with Cantina Studio, they co-produced and they did the executive production of YMMA, the first feature film by Rachid El Ouali. (Morocco/ Corsica). La Vie Pure is Banster’s first feature film as director and co-writer.

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