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Marais, Jean 1913-1998

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Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,456 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)
Belle et la bête Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
72 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,172 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
Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
72 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'A hauntingly beautiful piece of cinema'.--The Times
Stealing beauty by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 657 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
Orphée Orpheus ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 541 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 notti bianche White nights ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 413 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 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in French and held by 282 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
Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2000 in French and Undetermined and held by 280 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 and her men Elena et les hommes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in French and English and held by 266 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 )
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
Lettres à Jean Marais by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
6 editions published in 1987 in French and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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L'Eternel retour by Jean Delannoy ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in French and English and held by 123 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 )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and held by 87 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
Peau d'ane by Jacques Demy ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fairy tale about a king who wishes to marry his daughter to fulfil his wife's last wishes. She knows this is wrong and flees wearing a donkey skin until with the help of her fairy godmother, both princess and king find suitable mates and true love
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 71 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
Le Notti bianche by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 70 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
Les Parents terribles by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and held by 69 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'Aigle à deux têtes the two-headed eagle by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 67 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
Elena et les hommes Elena and her men : une fantaisie musicale by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ingrid Bergman plays a beautiful but impoverished princess in turn-of-the-century Paris forced to marry for financial reasons. However, she continues to seek out some amorous adventures
Syllabaire pour Phedre Signes by Maurice Ohana ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1970 in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Marais 1913-1998
Marais, Jean Villain-.
Marē, Žans, 1913-1998
Villain, Jean
Villain, Jean, 1914-1998
Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred.
Villain-Marais, Jean Alfred, 1913-1998
Маре, Жан, 1913-1998
マレー, ジャン
Languages
French (358)
English (41)
Italian (17)
German (15)
Spanish (4)
Russian (3)
Polish (1)
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