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Dawn, Marpessa

Overview
Works: 71 works in 222 publications in 7 languages and 2,631 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Legends  Bossa nova (Music)  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Composer, Artist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marpessa Dawn
Orfeu negro = Black Orpheus by Marcel Camus( Visual )

42 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story based on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set against the colorful background of the carnival in Rio de Janiero. With its magnificent color photography and lively soundtrack, this film brought the infectious bossa nova beat to the United States
Black Orpheus by Marcel Camus( Visual )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story based on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set against the colorful background of the carnival in Rio de Janiero. With its magnificent color photography and lively soundtrack, this film brought the infectious bossa nova beat to the United States
Black Orpheus : original soundtrack by Antonio Carlos Jobim( Recording )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Orpheus by Marcel Camus( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set in Rio de Janeiro at Carnival time
Orfeu negro by Marcel Camus( Visual )

23 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour échapper à un homme qui veut la tuer, une jeune fille de la campagne, Eurydice, se réfugie à Rio, la veille du Carnaval. Elle y rencontre Orphée, conducteur de tramway adulé par le peuple pour ses talents de danseur et de guitariste. Mais la nouvelle venue s'attire les foudres de Mira, la fiancée d'Orphée (Jaquette)
[Transcripts of "Africa, Black African writers and playwrights, 1962-1968"]( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel Camus' Black Orpheus( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in Portuguese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story based on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set against the colorful background of the carnival in Rio de Janeiro
Essential art house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and death of Colonel Blimp: "Famous British cartoon character Colonel Blimp was made flesh and blood in Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's complex, humane portrait of a well-mannered soldier, whom the film follows through the first half of the twentieth century"--Container
Orfeo negro( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptación del mito griego ambientado en el carnaval de Río de Janeiro. La bella Eurídice llega a la ciudad brasileña de Río de Janeiro en vísperas de su famoso carnaval, invitada por una prima que vive en los arrabales de la ciudad. Hasta el lugar llega en un tranvía cuyo conductor, un guitarrista llamado Orfeo, se fija en sus encantos. Sin embargo su relación se verá afectada por las sospechas de su celosa novia
Orfeu negro = Black Orpheus( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story based on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set against the colorful background of the carnival in Rio de Janiero. With its magnificent color photography and lively soundtrack, this film brought the infectious bossa nova beat to the United States
Orfeu Negro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die junge schöne Euridice, die sich von einem Unbekannten verfolgt wähnt, kommt aus ihrem Heimatdorf zum ersten Mal in die Großstadt Rio de Janeiro. Dort begegnet sie dem Straßenbahnschaffner Orfeu. Beide verlieben sich leidenschaftlich ineinander. Während des Karnevals taucht der als Tod verkleidete Unbekannte wieder auf. Orfeu führt ungewollt den Tod seiner Geliebten herbei, die der Tod entführt. Nach einer qualvollen Suche findet er Euridice
Orfeu Negro by Marcel Camus( Visual )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Orfeu Negro( )

2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Orpheus = Orfeu negro( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classical legend of Orpheus and Eurydice unfolds in an updated version against the riotously colourful background of the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. In the black section of the city, Orpheus is a street-car conductor and Eurydice a pretty country girl fleeing from a mysterious man sworn to kill her, a man who in the story represents Fate or Death
Orfeu negro = : Black Orpheus( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Against a background of the Rio carnival, a black tram driver accidentally kills his girlfriend, and after seeking her in the nether regions kills himself to be with her"--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
Notre fille by Daniel Kamwa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notre fille: An overbearing father is determined to prevent his daughter from getting married so that she may instead support her family
Orfeu do carnaval( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the carnaval in Rio de Janeiro, a streetcar conductor goes to hell in order to save the woman he loves
Orfeu Negro( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in German and Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Orpheus by Antonio Carlos Jobim( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orfeu Negro : ein Film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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