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Paulvé, André

Overview
Works: 25 works in 173 publications in 5 languages and 3,966 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Fantasy films  Fiction  Fairy tales 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by André Paulvé, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by André Paulvé
Belle et la bête Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A restoration of the original 1946 French film, telling the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him
Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatized adaptation of the classic fairy tale. Tells the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him. Contains such visual displays as tears that become real diamonds and walls that grow arms to light Beauty's path through the castle of the Beast
Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'A hauntingly beautiful piece of cinema'.--The Times
Orphée Orpheus ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 546 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
Les visiteurs du soir by Marcel Carné ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in French and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 15th century, two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle in advance of court festivities, and it is revealed that they are actually emissaries of the devil himself, dispatched to spread heartbreak and suffering. Their plans, however, are thwarted by an unexpected intrusion: human love. Often interpreted as an allegory for the Nazi occupation of France, during which it was made
Testament of Orpheus Testament d'Orpheé ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 114 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
Lumiere d'été by Jean Grémillon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in French and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shimmering glass hotel at the top of a remote Provencal mountain provides the setting for a tragicomic tapestry about an obsessive love pentangle, whose principals range from an artist to a hotel manager to a dam worker
L'Eternel retour by Jean Delannoy ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in French and held by 92 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
La chartreuse de Parme the charterhouse of Parme by Christian-Jaque ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fabrice is a young archbishop who gives his heart and soul to romance rather than the Church, creating complications for everyone involved. The Countess of Sangeverine is but one of many who love Fabrice. From his prison window, Fabrice falls in love with the jailers daughter who takes a vow to the Virgin Mary never to see him again, even if his daring escape succeeds
Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the beast ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fable about a kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases him from a terrible magic spell
Sylvie et le fantôme by Claude Autant-Lara ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man, having moved his family into a castle, finds that he has more than normal to worry about with his 16-year-old daughter. The castle is haunted and his daughter has fallen in love with the ghost, her grandmother's lover!
L'eternel retour Eternal love ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern reinterpretation 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
Orpheus Orphée ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in French and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based of Cocteau's first play, this is derived from the Orpheus legend and Eurydice, their involvement with Death, the angel Heurtebise, Cégeste and bacchantes. French with English subtitles
Les Visiteurs du soir by Marcel Carné ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Les mystères de Paris by Jacques de Baroncelli ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1830, a nobleman disguises himself as a local resident of the slums of Paris to find his long-lost illegitimate daughter
L'assassin a peur la nuit ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having decided to abandon his life of crime, Olivier, a petty criminal and receiver of stolen goods, tries to stay out of the clutches of the police by hiding out in the South of France. There, he falls in love with his best friend's sister, but cannot abandon his mistress
Jean Cocteau's Orphic trilogy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 2 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
Orfeo Orphée ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orfeo es un poeta obsesionado con la Muerte. Un día los esbirros de la Muerte matan a Eurídice, la esposa de Orfeo, y éste decide seguirla hasta el inframundo para rescatarla
Les maudits by René Clément ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1945, during the last days of the war, a submarine leaves Oslo with some German leaders and Nazi sympathizers onboard. A young French doctor is also taken aboard to care for a wounded passenger. Soon intrigues develop, hatreds spring up, and then mutiny erupts on the submarine
Lady Paname by Henri Jeanson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Paris during the 1920's, Caprice, a young singer, reaches the peak of her career faster than anticipated under the nickname Lady Panama. But she has to struggle with her muddled feelings for a young composer and the outrage of censorship
 
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Languages
French (146)
English (13)
Italian (2)
Spanish (2)
Russian (1)
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