Set in contemporary Paris, the movie is a variation of the classic Greek myth of Orpheus. This film is the central part of Cocteau's Orphic Trilogy, which consists of The Blood of a Poet (1930), Orpheus (1950) and Testament of Orpheus (1960).
|Jean Marais||María Casares|
|François Périer||Marie Déa|
|Juliette Gréco||Henri Crémieux|
|Edouard Dermithe||Roger Blin|
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