The Testament Of Orpheus

  • 1959
  • 1 HR 19 MIN
  • NR
  • Drama

Poet-filmmaker-sculptor-painter Jean Cocteau bade a fond farewell to cinema with this free-flowing, spirited collection of images and scenes that includes characters from his past films and personal friends. What there is of a story retreads the ground of Cocteau's THE BLOOD OF A POET (1930) and ORPHEUS (1949), bringing his cinematic career (which is difficult...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Jean Thuillier
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Roland Pontoiseau
Editor (1 Credit)
Marie-Josephe Yoyotte
Musical Composer (5 Credits)
Christophe Gluck
George Frederick Handel
Georges Auric
Martial Solal
Art Director (1 Credit)
Pierre Guffroy

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