Testament of Orpheus (Le Testament d'Orphee)

Testament of Orpheus (Le Testament d'Orphee)

Testament of Orpheus (Le Testament d'Orphee)

8/10 NR

February 18, 1960 | 02 hr 00 min

Testament Of Orpheus (Le Testament D'orphee) Synopsis

Outside time and reality, the experiences of a poet. The judgement of the young poet by Heurtebise and the Princess, the Gypsies, the palace of Pallas Athena, the spear of the Goddess which pierces the poet's heart, the temptation of the Sphinx, the flight of Oedipus and the final Assumption. This film is the third part of Cocteau's Orphic Trilogy, which consists of The Blood of a Poet (1930), Orpheus (1950) and Testament of Orpheus (1960).

Rated NR

Testament Of Orpheus (Le Testament D'orphee) Casts

Jean Cocteau
Jean Cocteau

Himself - the Poet

Françoise Arnoul
Françoise Arnoul

Elle-même (uncredited)

Claudine Auger
Claudine Auger

Minerve (uncredited)

Charles Aznavour
Charles Aznavour

Le curieux / The Curious Man (uncredited)

Brigitte Bardot
Brigitte Bardot

Elle-même (uncredited)

Lucia Bosé
Lucia Bosé

Une amie d'Orphée / Orphée's Friend (uncredited)