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Casarès, Maria

Overview
Works: 279 works in 637 publications in 8 languages and 4,452 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Experimental films  Fantasy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Interviewee, Artist, Other, Singer, Costume designer, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Maria Casarès
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné( Visual )

27 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the popular theatre and underworld of 19th century Paris, the story intertwines the fates of four men who all love one woman: the beautiful and sophisticated actress Garance, whose emancipated and independent spirit belies the time in which she lives
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 4 languages and held by 513 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 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A hauntingly beautiful piece of cinema'.--The Times
Orphée Orpheus( Visual )

16 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 447 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 )

41 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 365 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 203 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 )

22 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in French and held by 84 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 )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone else's America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Serbian and held by 43 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
Phèdre by Jean Racine( Recording )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in French and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neoclassical tragedy in which passion overcomes reason, thereby sending Phèdre to a dishonorable death
Les Bonnes by Jean Genet( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genet's provacative play about two treacherous maidservants who simultaneously love and hate their mistress. When they fail in their attempt to murder her, they get their just deserts
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 28 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 )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vijfentwintig uitgelezen gedichten en toneelfragmenten van de vijftiende tot de negentiende eeuw, voorgedragen door de Franse artiesten Maria Casares en Gérard Philipe
Albert Camus vous parle by Albert Camus( Recording )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un inédit de l'écrivain est suivie d'extraits d'une de ses pièces et de deux de ses romans
Les dames du Bois de Bologne by Films Raoul Ploquin (Firm)( Visual )

4 editions published between 1944 and 2004 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman who is growing apart from her lover finds he is also bored with the relationship. This disturbs her and she introduces him to a women he finds appealing who has been a prostitute, a damaging circumstance to one of his class
La lectrice by Michel Deville( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance reads aloud to her boyfriend. One night she reads "La lectrice," a story of a woman, Marie, who decides to advertise her services as a professional reader. As Constance reads she is projected into the role of Marie, and as an unlikely cast of characters responds to Marie's ad, she is soon sharing more than an appreciation for literature with her customers
Macbeth by Claude Barma( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janus films presents Orpheus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Cocteau turns the Orpheus legend into a story of a poet and his encounter with death and the middle world
Pour en finir avec le jugement de dieu To have done with the judgement of God by Antonin Artaud( Recording )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présente d'abord l'enregistrement de l'ouvrage d'Antonin Artaud intitulé : Pour en finir avec le jugement de Dieu. Présente ensuite l'ouvrage des spécialistes Alain et Odette Virmaux, publié sous le titre : Antonin Artaud, qui êtes-vous? Cet ouvrage de 261 pages remet à neuf notre vision d'Antonin Artaud
 
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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

María Casares 1922-1996 Spanish-French actress

María Casares fransk skådespelare

Maria Casarès fransk skodespelar

María Casares fransk skuespiller

Maria Casarès französisch-spanische Schauspielerin (1922-1996)

Quiroga, María Casares

Quiroga, Maria Casarès 1922-1996

Казарес, Мария французская актриса

Мария Казарес

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Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi