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Marais, Jean 1913-1998

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Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

139 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic fairy tale about the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him is brought to the screen using magical visual effects. The costumes and lighting take their inspiration from Dutch painting, particularly the work of Vermeer.(Circulates)
Orphée = Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

120 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,400 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
Stealing beauty by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 642 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
Le notti bianche = White nights by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

27 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mario, a shy young man, meets a mysterious girl, Natalie, sobbing on a canal bridge. She tells him she loves a sailor who left on a long journey and promised to return in one year. The year is up and he hasn't arrived. Mario falls in love with her and has just persuaded her that the sailor will never return ... when he does in fact appear
Peau d'ane = Donkey skin by Jacques Demy( Visual )

47 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 519 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
Elena et les hommes = Elena and her men by Jean Renoir( Visual )

35 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingrid Bergman plays a beautiful but impoverished princess in turn-of-the-century Paris. Having sold her last pearl to pay the rent, Princess Elena accepts a marriage proposal from a wealthy suitor for reasons of finance rather than love
Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

27 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 319 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 )

4 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 211 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
L'Eternel retour by Jean Delannoy( Visual )

36 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 174 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
Lettres à Jean Marais by Jean Cocteau( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondance
L'inconcevable Jean Cocteau ; suivi de, Cocteau-Marais by Jean Marais( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and Japanese and held by 102 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
Les Parents terribles by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 82 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
Histoires de ma vie by Jean Marais( Book )

36 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoires van Jean Marais met ongepubliceerde gedichten van Jean Cocteau
Syllabaire pour Phedre ; Signes by Maurice Ohana( Recording )

3 editions published in 1970 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Aigle à deux têtes : the two-headed eagle by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

9 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and Italian and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One night an anarchist breaks into the palace to kill the young queen. He instead falls in love with her and remains for three days in her apartment while she nurses him back to health
The essential Jacques Demy by Jacques Demy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fate and coincidence, doomed love, and storybook romance surface throughout the French director's films, many of which are further united by the intersecting lives of characters who either appear or are referenced across titles
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 56 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. This was Cocteau's last film and includes images and scenes from his earlier films as well as serving as a gathering of personal friends and admirers
La Princesse de Clèves by Jean Delannoy( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Princess of Clèves is forced to resist the passion of the Duke of Nemours
Fantomas by André Hunebelle( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politie-inspecteur gaat op jacht naar Fantômas, een diamantendief
Briefe an Jean Marais by Jean Cocteau( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast
Alternative Names
Ioannes Marais

Jan Mare

Jean Marais acteur et metteur en scène français

Jean Marais aktor francuski

Jean Marais attore francese

Jean Marais francia színész, rendező, író, festő, szobrász, fazekas-keramikus, kaszkadőr és újító

Jean Marais Frans filmacteur

Jean Marais fransk skådespelare och regissör

Jean Marais französischer Schauspieler

Jean Marais French actor and theatre director

Jean Marais Pranses nga aktor, ken direktor ti teatro

Marais 1913-1998

Marais, Jean Alfred Villain-

Marais, Jean Villain-.

Mare Jan

Marē, Žans 1913-1998

Villain, Jean

Villain, Jean, 1914-1998

Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred.

Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred 1913-1998

Žans Marē

Ζαν Μαρέ

Жан Маре

Жан Маре французский актёр и театральный режиссёр

Жан Марэ

Маре, Жан 1913-1998

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ジャン・マレー

マレー, ジャン

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Stealing beautyL'Eternel retourLe Testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas = The testament of Orpheus, or, Do not ask me why