Knowledge Identifier: +Jean_Cocteau
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1889.
Countries: France (58%), (9%), United States (8%)
Linked to: Princeton University Art Museum, Le Gendarme incompris
In 1912, he collaborated with Leon Bakst on Le Dieu bleu for the Ballets Russes; the principal dancers being Tamara Karsavina and Vaslav Nijinsky.
Erik Satie - With Jean Cocteau, whom he had first met in 1915, Satie started work on incidental music for a production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
In 1918 he met the French poet Raymond Radiguet.
Igor Stravinsky - That was exactly what Jean Cocteau had done, when commenting deprecatingly on Stravinsky in his 1918 book Le Coq et l'Arlequin.
Louis Durey - Despite the acclaim they received, Durey did not participate in the group's 1921 collaborative work "Les mariés de la tour Eiffel", a decision which was a source of great irritation to Jean Cocteau
Blood of a Poet Trailer 1930www.youtube.com
Jean-Pierre Aumont - However, his most important, career-defining role came in 1934, when Jean Cocteau's play, "La Machine infernale" , was released
Elsa Schiaparelli - In 1937, Schiaparelli collaborated with the artist Jean Cocteau to design a jacket and an evening coat for that year's Autumn collection
Christian Marquand - His first film appearance was in Jean Cocteau's "La Belle et la Bête" in 1946
Les Parents terribles (film) - "'Les Parents terribles"' is a 1948 film adaptation directed by Jean Cocteau from his own stage play "Les Parents terribles"
Antonin Artaud - As a result, Fernand Pouey, the director of dramatic and literary broadcasts for French radio, assembled a panel to consider the broadcast of " Among the approximately 50 artists, writers, musicians, and journalists present for a private listening on 5 February 1948 were Jean Cocteau, Paul_Éluard, Raymond Queneau, Jean-Louis Barrault, René Clair, Jean Paulhan, Maurice Nadeau, Georges Auric, Claude Mauriac, and René Char
Mondrian Hotel - Designer Benjamin Noriega-Ortiz was once again commissioned to design the interior of the hotel, and he based the design on Jean Cocteau's 1949 film La Belle et la Bête
Jacques Rivette - Inspired by Jean Cocteau's book on the making of "La Belle et la Bête", Rivette made his first short film, "Aux Quatre Coins", in 1949
Philip Glass - In 1954 Glass went to Paris for the first time, encountering the films of Jean Cocteau, which made a lasting impression on him
Annie Girardot - Her performance in Jean Cocteau's play "La Machine à écrire" in 1956 was admired by the author who called her "The finest dramatic temperament of the Postwar period"
LE TESTAMENT D'ORPHEE - Jean Cocteau extrait.www.youtube.com
Cannes Film Festival - In 1965, an hommage was paid to Jean Cocteau after his death, and he was named Honorary President for life
Roland Lethem - Influenced at his beginnings by Buñuel, Cocteau, the surrealists and by the Japanese cinema , stunned by the Festival of the film expérimental of Knokke in 1967 and by May 1968, Roland Lethem wants to push the people to look at the things of which they say they are freed, it's to say to place them in front of their responsibilities
Alphonso Lingis - For example, on 20 January 1997, he delivered a lecture on animal metaphors for human behavior at a small gallery in the center of Kyoto, Japan, dressed as a Geisha before a screen of alternating projections of images of ablutions at the River Ganges, Jean Cocteau's film "La Belle et la Bête" and improvisations on the shamisen by Katagiri Mamoru
Ivo van Hove - Since 2001, he has worked at the Toneelgroep Amsterdam, where he has directed "Angels in America" by Tony Kushner, the marathon performance of "Romeinse Tragedies" , "Opening Night" by John Cassavetes, "Rocco and his brothers" by Luchino Visconti, and "Teorema" , "Antonioni-project" in tribute to Michelangelo Antonioni, "Kreten en gefluister" by Ingmar Bergman, "La voix humaine " by Jean Cocteau, "Zomertrilogie" in tribute to Carlo Goldoni, and "Kinderen van de Zon" by Gorki for Toneelgroep Amsterd