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Joseph Kosma (1905–1969)

Joseph Kosma was born in Budapest. He took an interest in music at a very young age, writing an opera called "Noel dans les Tranchées" as a teenager. One of his greatest loves in Budapest was the music of Bela Bartok. Finding the political atmosphere to be more and more oppressive in Budapest, Kosma moved to Berlin where he joined Bertolt Brecht's ... See full bio »

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La Grande Illusion
My Week with Marilyn
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 1970 La fenêtre (TV Movie)
 1965 Jeunesse en bleu (Documentary short)
 1963 Chagall (Documentary short)
 1962 Snobs!
 1962 La poupée
 1962 Poliorkia
 1960 Matisse ou Le talent de bonheur (Documentary short)
 1960 Crésus
 1960 Love and the Frenchwoman (segment ": "L'Enfance")
 1959 Les trois mousquetaires (TV Movie)
 1959 Experiment in Evil (TV Movie)
 1958 La cocotte d'azur (Documentary short)
 1958 La chatte
 1958 Tamango
 1957 G.S.O. (Documentary short)
 1957 Demoniac
 1956 Soupçons
 1956 Main Street
 1955 Paris Precinct (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Actress (1955)
- Two Blind Men (1955)
 1955 Les évadés
 1954 Huis-clos
 1954 The Anatomy of Love (segment "La Parade", french version)
 1954 Wild Fruit
 1953 Chagall (Documentary short)
 1953 La commune (Documentary short)
 1953 Lumière (TV Short documentary)
 1953 Alerte au sud
 1953 Des maisons et des hommes (Documentary short)
 1951 Champions Juniors (Short)
 1951 Perfectionist
 1950 Triple Bill (TV Movie) (episode "The Canary")
 1950 Les feuilles mortes (Short)
 1949 Wicked City
 1949 Le sang des bêtes (Documentary short)
 1948 Wench
 1948 Man to Men
 1948 Le petit soldat (Short)
 1947 Bethsabée
 1947 Noah's Ark
 1947 Les chouans
 1946 Aubervilliers (Documentary short)
 1946 L'homme (Short) (music composer)
 1946 Pétrus (as Kosma)
 1943 Adieu Léonard (as Georges Mouqué)
 1943 Le soleil a toujours raison (as Jean Marion)
 1938 La bête humaine (as J. Kosma)
 1938 La goualeuse
 1938 La Marseillaise (as Kosma)
 1937 La Grande Illusion (music)
 1936 A Day in the Country (Short) (as Kosma)
 1936 Jenny
 1936 The Crime of Monsieur Lange (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Joseph Cosma | J. Kosma | Kosma | Jean Marion | Georges Mouqué

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