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Testament of Orpheus (1960) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Jean Cocteau

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Jean Cocteau

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Himself - the Poet
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Elle-même (uncredited)
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Minerve (uncredited)
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Le curieux / The Curious Man (uncredited)
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Elle-même (uncredited)
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Une amie d'Orphée / Orphée's Friend (uncredited)
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L'huissier / Court usher (uncredited)
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La princesse / The Princess (uncredited)
Françoise Christophe ...
L'infirmière / The Nurse (uncredited)
Michèle Comte ...
La petite fille / Little girl (uncredited)
Nicole Courcel ...
La mère maladroite / The Young Mother (uncredited)
Henri Crémieux ...
Le professeur / The Professor (uncredited)
Edouard Dermithe ...
Cégeste (uncredited)
Luis Miguel Dominguín ...
Un ami d'Orphée / Orphée's Friend (uncredited)
Guy Dute ...
Le premier homme chien / 1 st Man-Horse (uncredited)
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English Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
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L'interne / The intern (uncredited)
Alice Heyliger ...
Eurydice (uncredited)
Philippe Juzan ...
1st Man-Horse (uncredited)
Serge Lifar ...
Un ami d'Orphée (uncredited)
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Dargelos / The schoolboy (uncredited)
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Oedipe (uncredited)
Daniel Moosmann ...
2nd Man-Horse (uncredited)
Brigitte Morisan ...
Antigone (uncredited)
Jean-Claude Petit ...
2nd Man-Dog (uncredited)
Philippe ...
Gustave (uncredited)
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Un ami d'Orphée (uncredited)
François Périer ...
Heurtebise (uncredited)
Jacqueline Roque ...
Une amie d'Orphée / Orphée's Friend (uncredited)
Françoise Sagan ...
Une amie d'Orphée (uncredited)
Alice Sapritch ...
Une Gitane / Gipsy (uncredited)
Annette Stroyberg ...
Une amie d'Orphée (uncredited)
Henri Torrès ...
Le speaker (uncredited)
Roger Vadim ...
Lui-même (uncredited)
Francine Weisweiller ...
The Confused Lady (uncredited)
Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte ...
Une gitane / Gipsy (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Jean Thuillier ... producer: Les Editions Cinégraphiques
François Truffaut ... associate producer (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Roland Pontoizeau

Film Editing by 

Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte

Production Design by 

Pierre Guffroy

Costume Design by 

Janine Janet

Makeup Department 

Alexandre Marcus ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Irénée Leriche ... production manager
Michel Mombailly ... unit manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Francis Caillaud ... first assistant director
Jean-Pierre Bastid ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Janine Janet ... sculptor
Jacques Martin ... set designer

Sound Department 

Pierre-André Bertrand ... sound (as Pierre Bertrand)
René Sarazin ... sound

Special Effects by 

Pierre Durin ... special effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Robert Alliel ... assistant camera
Lucien Clergue ... photographer: Les photographies en marge du film ont été prises par
Yves Mirkine ... still photographer
Henri Raichi ... camera operator

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Cristóbal Balenciaga ... dress: Robe de la Dame Distraite par

Editorial Department 

Raymonde Guyot ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Georges Auric ... composer: theme music / musician: trumpet
François Baschet ... music supervisor (as F.B. Baschet)
Jacques Lasry ... music supervisor (as J. Lasry)
Jacques Métehen ... conductor (as Jacques Météhen) / music recordist (as Jacques Météhen)
Martial Solal ... musician: Piano-jazz
Christoph Willibald Gluck ... composer: "Orphée et Euridice" (uncredited)

Other crew 

Lucile Costa ... script girl
Claude Pinoteau ... technical advisor

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