Filming started in November 2010 for a French-Belgian adaptation by Chantal Akerman.
Another film adaption of the novel is still under production in Malaysia by the title Hanyut. The film is written and directed by U-Wei Haji Saari and stars Peter O'Brien as Kasper Almayer.
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