Films & Other Videos
Films with: Déa, Marie
- Jean Cocteau turns the Orpheus legend into a story of a poet and his encounter with death and the middle world.
- DVD 1133
- Testament d'Orpheé, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi Testament of Orpheus, or, Do not ask me why /
- 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.
- DVD 1134