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Great Writers: Jean Cocteau

2001 Rated NR 45m

This episode of the Great Writers series salutes multifaceted French artist Jean Cocteau, whose wide-ranging abilities spelled success in a variety of creative fields. He was a poet, a painter and an actor. He wrote for the opera and the stage. Cocteau's novel Les Enfants Terribles is considered a 20th-century masterpiece, as is his film Beauty and the Beast, which stands out as a hallmark of the avant-garde movement in cinema.

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Cast: Jean Cocteau

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Movie Details

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Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.