While speaking at the Montreal’s Place des Arts’ Théâtre Maisonneuve for the Rendez-Vous du Cinema Quebecois, Villeneuve gave the following update on the project:
"Dune will probably take two years to make. The goal is to make two films, maybe more."
That's great to hear! There's a lot of stuff in Frank Herbert's classic novel to cover and tells that story over the course of two or more films makes more sense than trying to cram it all into one movie. As much as I liked David Lynch's film, it really wasn't the best adaptation of the book.
There's a point