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Casarès, Maria

Overview
Works: 296 works in 611 publications in 8 languages and 4,456 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Exhibition catalogs  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Artist, Singer, Other, Costume designer, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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posthumous Publications by Maria Casarès, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Maria Casarès
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about the theater and the individuals that made the stage their life. Includes the love story of four men for one woman
Les dames du Bois de Boulogne The ladies of the Bois de Boulogne by Robert Bresson ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Realizing that her lover Jean is losing interest in her, a society lady Helene gets revenge by tricking him into marrying a former prostitute Agnes. After the wedding Helene tells a stunned Jean about his wife's secret past
Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'A hauntingly beautiful piece of cinema'.--The Times
Orphée Orpheus ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 433 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 testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 276 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
Jean Cocteau's Orphic trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 208 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
La chartreuse de Parme the charterhouse of Parme by Christian-Jaque ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fabrice is a young archbishop who gives his heart and soul to romance rather than the Church, creating complications for everyone involved. The Countess of Sangeverine is but one of many who love Fabrice. From his prison window, Fabrice falls in love with the jailers daughter who takes a vow to the Virgin Mary never to see him again, even if his daring escape succeeds
Résidente privilégiée by Maria Casarès ( Book )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Someone else's America ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Serbian and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Spanish immigrant lives with his blind mother above a small dingy bar he owns in Brooklyn. It is a story of loss, displacement, and ultimately the power of friendship
Le testament d'Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Hors du temps et du réel, les expériences d'un poète : son jugement par Heurtebise et la Princesse, les Gitans, le palais de Pallas Athéna, la lance de la déesse qui le transperce, sa résurrection, la tentation du Sphinx, la fuite d'Oedipe et l'assomption finale
Les Bonnes by Jean Genet ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two trecherous maidservants simultaneously love and hate their mistress. When they fail in their attempt to murder her, they manage to achieve the fate they have earned
Phèdre by Jean Racine ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1965 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Chartreus de Parme d'après l'oeuvre de Stendhal : un film ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young archbishop falls in love and wants to breaks his vows to the church. His aunt, the Countess of Sanseverina, is in love with him, and will stop at nothing to further his celibate career. An action/adventure film of Italian court life in the early 1800s, full of intrigue, ambition, duels, and passionate crimes
Les Plus beaux poèmes de la langue francaise by Gérard Philipe ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le testament d'Orphée ou Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morts et résurrections du poète. Troisième partie d'un journal intime (personnel et surréaliste) du poète qui suit un itinéraire au cours duquel il rencontre un savant, un homme-cheval, un campement gitan, Cégeste, Heurtebise, les enfers, Minerve et d'autres. Le poète se promène dans le film autant irréel qu'intemporel. Ce temps du poète devait être anéanti par un révolver, invention d'un savant dont ce dernier vient troubler la vieillesse
Le Testament d'Orphée, ou, ne me demandez pas The testament of Orpheus, or, Do not ask me why ( Visual )
in French and held by 17 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
Albert Camus vous parle by Albert Camus ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La lectrice by Michel Deville ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une jeune passionnée de lecture et dotée d'une voix agréable offre ses services pour lire à domicile... Une oeuvre enjouée et sensuelle, ludique et poétique, à la mise en scène virtuose
Macbeth by Claude Barma ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Casares
Casarès, Maria, 1922-1996
Casarès, Maria-Victoria
Casares Pérez, María Vitoria 1922-1996
Casares Quiroga, María
Casarès Quiroga, Maria, 1922-1996
Casares y Pérez, María Victoria
Quiroga, María Casares
Quiroga, Maria Casarès, 1922-1996
Languages
French (216)
German (10)
English (10)
Spanish (7)
Galician (2)
Serbian (2)
Russian (1)
Japanese (1)
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