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Marais, Jean 1913-1998

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Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

129 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,559 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 = Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

124 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,402 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 )

26 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 639 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 )

29 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 527 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 )

52 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This richly textured retelling of the Cinderella-like story evokes the techniques of director Jean Cocteau and Disney's Snow White. In a fairy tale kingdom, the King swears to his wife on her deathbed that he will not remarry unless his prospective bride is as beautiful as she. Following his consort's demise, the monarch realizes that the only person who is eligible is his own daughter. However, with the magical aid of her fairy godmother, the Princess meets and married her own true love. (Does not circulate)
Elena et les hommes = Elena and her men by Jean Renoir( Visual )

40 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in turn-of-the century France, Renoir?s classic comedy of romantic and political hijinks stars the luminous Ingrid Bergman as Elena, a Polish princess who drives the men wild. After being introduced to the newly-appointed Minister of War, General Franȯis Rollan, Elena soon finds herself with the hearts of several men - and the future of France - in her lovely hands
Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

33 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 323 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 )

5 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 212 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 )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondance
L'Eternel retour by Jean Delannoy( Visual )

39 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 177 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
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
La belle et la bête by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

19 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "Pour l'offrir à sa fille, Belle, un marchand cueille, sans le savoir, une rose appartenant au jardin de la Bête, qui s'en offense. Afin de sauver son père, la Belle accepte de partir vivre au château de la Bête."
Les Parents terribles by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

22 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 89 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 )

37 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoires van Jean Marais met ongepubliceerde gedichten van Jean Cocteau
L'Aigle à deux têtes : the two-headed eagle by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and Italian and held by 68 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
Les transports aériens by Michel Gautier( Book )

13 editions published in 1949 in French and German and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Syllabaire pour Phedre ; Signes by Maurice Ohana( Recording )

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

The essential Jacques Demy by Jacques Demy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 59 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 )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in French and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern account of the Orpheus myth dealing with narcissism and with the portrayal of the poet as one torn between the real world and that of the spirit and imagination
La Princesse de Clèves by Jean Delannoy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Princess of Clèves is forced to resist the passion of the Duke of Nemours
 
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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.

Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred.

Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred 1913-1998

Žans Marē

Ζαν Μαρέ

Виллен-Маре, Жан

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 beautyLe testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoiL'Eternel retourLa belle et la bêteLe Testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas = The testament of Orpheus, or, Do not ask me why