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Dermit, Edouard

Overview
Works: 72 works in 162 publications in 5 languages and 1,518 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Catalogs  Portraits  Film adaptations  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Illustrator, Lithographer, Honoree, Other, Engraver, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Edouard Dermit Publications about Edouard Dermit
Publications by  Edouard Dermit Publications by Edouard Dermit
posthumous Publications by Edouard Dermit, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Edouard Dermit
Les enfants terribles by Jean-Pierre Melville ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elisabeth is very protective of her teenage brother Paul, who is injured in a snowball fight at school and has to rest in bed most of the time
Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in French and held by 298 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 )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 206 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
Avant-garde. experimental cinema, 1928-1954 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of 17 experimental films continues Kino's tribute to the Rohauer Collection
Mes monstres sacrés by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in French and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galerie de portraits-souvenir. L'auteur évoque des traits de la personnalité de quelque 80 personnages rattachés à des secteurs variés du domaine artistique (littérature, cinéma, théâtre, peinture, danse, music-hall, musique) et non artistique (treize noms)
Le testament d'Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in French and Italian and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Hors du temps et du réel, les expériences d'un poète : son jugement par Heurtebise et la Princesse, les Gitans, le palais de Pallas Athéna, la lance de la déesse qui le transperce, sa résurrection, la tentation du Sphinx, la fuite d'Oedipe et l'assomption finale
Jean Cocteau - Edouard Dermit : un demi siècle d'amitié, 1947-1995 by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Album Cocteau by Pierre Chanel ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De l'avant-garde au classicisme(1914-1923);Poésie de théâtre et poésie de cinéma(1938-1951);le testament d'Orphée(1952-1963)
Raconte moi Jean Cocteau : vie et œuvre de Jean Cocteau : suivi d'un entretien personnel avec Edouard Dermit by Christian Soleil ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portraits d'amis et autoportraits by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas The testament of Orpheus, or, Do not ask me why ( Visual )
in French and held by 17 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
Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in French and Russian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Cocteau's play, this film is derived from the Orpheus and Eurydice legend, and tells of the lovers' involvement with death, the angel Heurtebise, Cégeste and the Bacchantes
La belle et la bête journal d'un film ; suivi de L'aigle à deux têtes : pièce en trois actes by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean Cocteau, drawings : 129 drawings from "Dessins", with a new foreword by Edouard Dermit by Edouard Dermit ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean Cocteau drawings : 129 drawings from "Dessins" by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El testamento de Orfeo Le testament d'Orphee ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in French and Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un poeta ve que se acerca la hora de su muerte y decide hacer balance de su vida y su obra. Entre sueños de inmortalidad y deseos de nacer de nuevo se suceden toda una serie de surrealistas personajes, en un preciso análisis de las inspiraciones, fobias y obsesiones del artista
Les Enfants terrible ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Paul and Elisabeth, brother and sister, create a private, enclosed world of their own in the single room which they share and which reflects the disorder of their lives and emotions. Their complex emotional and erotic manoeuvres culminate inevitably in suicide."--The Oxford companion to film
Le testament d'Orphée testament of Orpheus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the last installment of the Orphic Trilogy, an 18th century poet goes on a quest through time in search of divine wisdom, and in the process comes in contact with a series of phantom beings that bring about his death and resurrection
Jean Cocteau : le bonheur fabriqué by Christian Soleil ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orpheus Orphée ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This version of a poet obsessed with the unattainable, is considered one of Jean Cocteau's best films: his adaptation of the legend of Orpheus tells the story of a successful French poet, Orphee, who falls in love with the Princess (Death). In the process of relating the tragedy, Cocteau draws two distinct worlds - the real and the magical - and convinces us of the reality of both. The film has been hailed by many critics as a truly unique experience
 
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Alternative Names
Dermit, Antoine Edouard 1925-1995
Dermit, Édouard 1925-1995
Dermithe, Édouard.
Dermithe Édouard 1925-1995
Dhermite, Édouard.
Dhermite Édouard 1925-1995
Dhermitte, Antoine.
Dhermitte, Antoine 1925-1995
Dhermitte, Édouard.
Dhermitte Édouard 1925-1995
Languages
French (94)
English (4)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
Spanish (1)
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