Summary of the film ' ' Forever in memria' ' Information Techniques Heading in Brazil: Forever in the Memory Original Heading: Permanent Record Native country: U.S.A. Sort: Drama Time of Duration: 91 minutes Year of Launching: 1988 Direction: Marisa Silver the film ' ' Forever in memria' ' , launched in the end of the decade of 80, it portraies a lived impressive drama between young students of an intermediate school. David Sinclair (Alan Boyce), a shining, studious pupil and with a born talent for music and Chris Townsend (Keanu Reeves), its better friend, pupil ' ' folgado' ' , off of the studies, had as rebellious and without no prestige with respect to having a privileged musical ability on the part of its professor. Together, they and plus other integrant ones form a band. Dramatical history of the film if about to the conflicts lived for David. The same it demonstrates characteristic traces to an immense melancholy and if it sees frustrate for not obtaining to be and to make of its world one ' ' world perfeito' ' , it is felt tormented and even though suffocated with its daily activities. In determined moment, as that ' ran away from its; ' problemas' ' ' ' torments psquicos' ' , it, when talking with its brother casula, tries to nestle its infantile phase, thus retaking to this magical, fantasioso world, without as many responsibilities and problems.
However, when coming back to the exterior world, if coming across with ' ' its realidade' ' , with its imperfect and unhappy world that not it of more the pleasure and emotion. in a night of party between friends, it if finds aptico, introspective, dislocated and highly isolated ahead of as much people that its return reveals and, in the practical one of a so dull act and coward, suicidal David if, and all in the school, also its closer friends, are shocked E, what to say of its Chris friend? The same trado was felt lost, alone and above all. What it can take a so studious, responsible and shining young to commit a suicide? With the death of David, the searchlights if come back toward Chris, that kept out of society pupil, motivated for its irresponsible and immature skill to deal with the studies. However, no matter how hard it not acreditsse in its talent for music, it even though passes to be praised by its friends and by the director of its school, and thus he starts to change its position, finding the motivation and the credibility, on the part of the others, that were lacking to it. The school has a basic paper in cultural, social, moral and intellectual the life of the pupil, therefore it is through it that the concepts and social attitudes of the individual are molded. Chris is a perfect example, for backwards of all its revolt existed a being with an incredible talent needing only an only expressive ' ' olhar' '.