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Marais, Jean 1913-1998

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Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

121 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,435 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 )

125 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,376 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 )

30 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 653 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 )

38 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 527 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
Peau d'ane Donkey skin by Jacques Demy( Visual )

49 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 510 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)
Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

42 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 396 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
Elena et les hommes Elena and her men by Jean Renoir( Visual )

41 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 380 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
Jean Cocteau's Orphic trilogy( Visual )

5 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 205 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 )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondance
L'Eternel retour by Jean Delannoy( Visual )

37 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 187 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
Les Parents terribles by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

25 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and German and held by 99 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
L'inconcevable Jean Cocteau ; suivi de, Cocteau-Marais by Jean Marais( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and Japanese and held by 80 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
L'Aigle à deux têtes the two-headed eagle by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

15 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 72 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
Syllabaire pour Phedre Signes by Maurice Ohana( Recording )

3 editions published in 1970 in French and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantômas by Louis Feuillade( Visual )

32 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three films featuring the adventures of journalist Fandor, his girlfriend Hélène, Police Commissioner Juve as they pursue the criminal mastermind Fantômas
Les transports aériens by Michel Gautier( Book )

11 editions published in 1949 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Jacques Demy by Jacques Demy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 56 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
La Princesse de Clèves by Jean Delannoy( Visual )

17 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in French and German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Princess of Clèves is forced to resist the passion of the Duke of Nemours
Histoires de ma vie by Jean Marais( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruy Blas by Pierre Billon( Visual )

15 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A student poses as the nephew of the police chief in 17th cent. Spain and becomes the queen's lover but the police chief destroys their happiness
 
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Beauty and the Beast
Alternative Names
Ioannes Marais

Jan Mare

Jean Marais aktor francuski

Jean Marais attore francese

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

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Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred.

Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred 1913-1998

Žans Marē

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Жан Маре

Жан Маре французский актёр и театральный режиссёр

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Маре, Жан 1913-1998

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ジャン・マレー

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Stealing beautyLe testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoiL'Eternel retour