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Orpheus (film)

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Orpheus (Orphée; also the title used in the UK) is a 1950 French film directed by Jean Cocteau and starring Jean Marais. [1]

32 relations: Aglaonice, American Repertory Theater, Anne Manson, École spéciale militaire de Saint-Cyr, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Elizabeth Futral, Eurydice, François Périer, Francesca Zambello, French Resistance, Georges Auric, German military administration in occupied France during World War II, Glimmerglass Festival, Greek mythology, Henri Crémieux, Jean Cocteau, Jean Marais, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Juliette Gréco, María Casares, Maria Montez, Marie Déa, Orpheus, Paris, Philip Glass, Portland Opera, Roger Blin, Roger Ebert, Testament of Orpheus, The Blood of a Poet, The New York Times, The Orphic Trilogy.


Aglaonice or Aganice of Thessaly (Ἀγλαονίκη, Aglaoníkē) was a Greek astronomer of the 2nd or 1st century BC.

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American Repertory Theater

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is a professional not-for-profit theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Anne Manson

Anne Manson (born 1961, Cambridge, Massachusetts) is an American orchestral and opera conductor.

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École spéciale militaire de Saint-Cyr

The École Spéciale Militaire de Saint-Cyr (ESM, literally the "Special Military School of Saint-Cyr") is the foremost French military academy.

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Brooklyn Academy of Music

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) is a performing arts venue in Brooklyn, New York City, known as a center for progressive and avant garde performance.

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Elizabeth Futral

Susan Elizabeth Futral (born September 27, 1963 in Johnston County, North Carolina) is an American coloratura soprano who has won acclaim (as both singer and actress) throughout the United States as well as in Europe, South America, and Japan.

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In Greek mythology, Eurydice (Εὐρυδίκη, Eurydikē) was an oak nymph or one of the daughters of Apollo.

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François Périer

François Périer, (10 November 1919 – 29 June 2002), born François Pillu in Paris, was a French actor.

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Francesca Zambello

Francesca Zambello (born August 24, 1956) is an American opera and theatre director.

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French Resistance

The French Resistance (La Résistance) was the collection of French movements that fought against the Nazi German occupation of France and against the collaborationist Vichy régime during the Second World War.

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Georges Auric

Georges Auric (15 February 1899 – 23 July 1983) was a French composer, born in Lodève, Hérault.

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German military administration in occupied France during World War II

The Military Administration in France (Militärverwaltung in Frankreich; Occupation de la France par l'Allemagne) was an interim occupation authority established by Nazi Germany during World War II to administer the occupied zone in areas of northern and western France.

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Glimmerglass Festival

The Glimmerglass Festival (formerly known as Glimmerglass Opera) is an opera company which was founded in 1975 by Peter Macris and presents an annual season of operas at the Alice Busch Opera Theater on Otsego Lake eight miles (13 km) north of Cooperstown, New York, United States.

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Greek mythology

Greek mythology is the body of myths and teachings that belong to the ancient Greeks, concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world, and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices.

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Henri Crémieux

Henri Crémieux (19 July 1896 – 10 May 1980) was a French actor.

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Jean Cocteau

Jean Maurice Eugène Clément Cocteau (5 July 1889 – 11 October 1963) was a French poet, writer, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker.

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Jean Marais

Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais, also known as Jean Marais (11 December 1913 – 8 November 1998), was a French actor, writer, director and sculptor.

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Jean-Pierre Aumont

Jean-Pierre Aumont (5 January 1911 – 30 January 2001) was a French actor, and holder of the Legion d'Honneur and the Croix de Guerre for his World War II military service.

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Juliette Gréco

Juliette Gréco (born 7 February 1927) is a French actress and chanson singer.

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María Casares

María Casares (21 November 1922 – 22 November 1996) was a Spanish-French actress and one of the most distinguished stars of the French stage.

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Maria Montez

María África Gracia Vidal (6 June 1912 – 7 September 1951), known as The Queen of Technicolor, was a Dominican motion picture actress who gained fame and popularity in the 1940s as an exotic beauty starring in a series of filmed-in-Technicolor costume adventure films.

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Marie Déa

Marie Déa (born Odette Alice Marie Deupès 17 May 1912 – 1 March 1992) was a French actress.

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Orpheus (Ὀρφεύς, classical pronunciation) is a legendary musician, poet, and prophet in ancient Greek religion and myth.

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Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.

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Philip Glass

Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is an American composer.

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Portland Opera

Portland Opera is an American opera company based at The Hampton Opera Center in Portland, Oregon.

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Roger Blin

Roger Blin (Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, 22 March 1907 – Évecquemont, France, 21 January 1984) was a French actor and director notable for staging world premieres of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot in 1953 and ''Endgame'' (play) in 1957.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Joseph Ebert (June 18, 1942 – April 4, 2013) was an American film critic, historian, journalist, screenwriter, and author.

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Testament of Orpheus

Testament of Orpheus (Le testament d'Orphée) is a 1960 film directed by and starring Jean Cocteau.

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The Blood of a Poet

The Blood of a Poet (Le sang d'un poète) (1930) is an avant-garde film directed by Jean Cocteau, financed by Charles de Noailles and starring Enrique Riveros, a Chilean actor who had a successful career in European films.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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The Orphic Trilogy

The Orphic Trilogy is a series of three films directed by Jean Cocteau.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orpheus_(film)

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