A movie byJean COCTEAU

Status: Completed

Casting:François Périer,Jean Marais,Juliette Gréco,Maria Casarès,Marie Déa


Once again Jean Cocteau updates a classic to a compelling modern allegory. Jean Marais is Orpheus, a poet in search of inspiration. Marie Déa is radiant as Eurydice. Maria Casarès is Death, the imperious and seductive princess, whose glove-clad hand ripples though a mirror, leading Orpheus to another world…