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World Cinema: Orphee

on BBC Two England

The second of two films by one of France's most imaginative film-makers and men of letters, Jean Cocteau.
Starring Jean Marais, Francois Perier, Maria Casares with Juliette Greco, Marie Dea.

Jean Cocteau's modern version of the Orpheus and Eurydice legend.
(This Week's Films: page 9)

Contributors

Director:
Jean Cocteau
Orphee:
Jean Marais
Heurtebise:
Francois Perier
The Princess:
Maria Casares
Eurydice:
Marie Dea
First Judge:
Jacques Varennes
The Inspector:
Pierre Bertin
Aglaonice:
Juliette Greco
The Writer:
Roger Blin
Cegeste:
Edouard Dermithe
The Voice:
Jean Cocteau

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