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Marais, Jean 1913-1998

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Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the beast ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatized adaptation of the classic fairy tale
Belle et la bête Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in French and English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fable about a kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases him from a terrible magic spell
Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
73 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'A hauntingly beautiful piece of cinema'.--The Times
Stealing beauty by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nineteen year old girl spends the summer in Italy, determined to fulfill two dreams. The first, to consummate the romance with the Italian boy she fell in love with four years earlier, and the second, to discover the identity of her father through clues in her mother's diary
Orphée Orpheus ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the love of a poet for a princess who travels constantly from this world to the next. A legendary tale in a modern Parisian setting
Le notti bianche White nights by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter on a canal bridge results in a series of twilight rendezvous between a lonely man and a sheltered woman haunted by a lover's promise
Elena et les hommes by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set amid the military maneuvers and Quatorze de Juillet carnivals of turn-of-the-century France, Jean Renoir's romantic comedy stars Ingrid Bergman as a Polish princess who drives men of all stations to fits of desperate love
Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his last film Cocteau portrays an 18th century poet who travels through time on a quest for divine wisdom. In a mysterious wasteland, he meets several symbolic phantoms that bring about his death and resurrection. The film finished the circle of the journey begun in Blood of a Poet, exploring the torturous relationship between the artist and his creations
Peau d'ane Donkey skin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in French and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
La belle et la bête by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sublime adaptation by Jean Cocteau of Mme. Leprince de Beaumont's fairy-tale masterpiece, in which the true love of a beautiful girl melts the heart of a feral, but gentle beast, is a landmark feat of motion picture fantasy, with unforgettably romantic performances by Jean Marais and Josette Day. The spectacular visions of enchantment, desire, and death have become timeless icons of cinematic wonder
Jean Cocteau's Orphic trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1. Jean Cocteau turns the Orpheus legend into a story of a poet and his encounter with death and the middle world. 2. An artist is driven mad by the sight of his own blood and a drawing of a mouth that seems to come to life. The combination sends him off on a series of bizarre adventures that strive to explain how artists become obsessed with their own works. 3. In his last film Cocteau portrays an 18th century poet who travels through time on a quest for divine wisdom. In a mysterious wasteland, he meets several symbolic phantoms that bring about his death and resurrection. The film finished the circle of the journey begun in Blood of a Poet, exploring the torturous relationship between the artist and his creations
Lettres à Jean Marais by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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L'Eternel retour by Jean Delannoy ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this ... modernization of the Tristan and Isolde legend, a carefree youth learns the anguish of unfulfilled desire when he falls in love with his uncle's young wife"--Slipcase
Peau d'ane by Jacques Demy ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
L'inconcevable Jean Cocteau ; suivi de, Cocteau-Marais by Jean Marais ( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une première partie en treize courts chapitres demeure un éloge, un hommage, une dédicace, une célébration, en somme un témoignage très personnel. La seconde, plus intéressante, reproduit le texte complet d'un spectacle-monologue que Marais avait monté en 1983 à partir de textes de Cocteau
Syllabaire pour Phedre Signes by Maurice Ohana ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1970 in French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Parents terribles by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of incestuous and emotional rivalries that destroy a family when the son announces his love for the mistress of his philandering father
Le Testament d'Orphée, ou, ne me demandez pas The testament of Orpheus, or, Do not ask me why ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in French and English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern account of the Orpheus myth. The poet as an 18th century man, dies, enters space time, is revived and seeks his identity
Histoires de ma vie by Jean Marais ( Book )
24 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Eternal return ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man and his uncle have a deep friendship that is threatened when the young man falls in love with the uncle's wife
 
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Alternative Names
Marais 1913-1998
Marais, Jean Villain-.
Marē, Žans 1913-1998
Villain, Jean
Villain, Jean, 1914-1998
Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred.
Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred 1913-1998
Маре, Жан 1913-1998
マレー, ジャン
Languages
French (372)
English (39)
Italian (20)
German (14)
Russian (2)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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