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La Comédie-Française ou L'amour joué (1996)

La Comédie-Française is the oldest continuous repertory company in the world, founded in Paris in the late 17th century. This is the first time a documentary film-maker has been allowed to ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jean-Pierre Miquel ...
Director of 'La Comédie-Française, Stage director of 'La double inconstance' by Marivaux
Claire Vernet ...
Flaminia, from 'La double inconstance'
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Arlequin, from 'La double inconstance'
Coraly Zahonero ...
Silvia, from 'La double inconstance'
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Trivelin, from 'La double inconstance'
Roger Planchon ...
Stage director of 'Occupe-toi d'Amélie' by Feydeau
Nicolas Silberg ...
Le Prince, from 'Occupe-toi d'Amélie'
Catherine Sauval ...
Irène, from 'Occupe-toi d'Amélie', Charlotte, from 'Dom Juan'
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Marcel, from 'Occupe-toi d'Amélie'
Céline Samie ...
Charlotte, from 'Occupe-toi d'Amélie'
Florence Viala ...
Amélie, from 'Occupe-toi d'Amélie'
Jacques Lassalle ...
Stage director of 'Dom Juan' by Molière
Jacques Sereys ...
Don Louis, from 'Dom Juan'
Roland Bertin ...
Sganarelle, from 'Dom Juan'
Jean Dautremay ...
Monsieur Dimanche, from 'Dom Juan'
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La Comédie-Française is the oldest continuous repertory company in the world, founded in Paris in the late 17th century. This is the first time a documentary film-maker has been allowed to look at all the aspects of the work of this great theatrical company. Sequences in the film include sections of plays, casting, set and costume design, administrative meetings and rehearsals and performances of four classic French plays, Don Juan by Molière, La Thebaide by Racine, La Double Inconstance by Marivaux and Occupe-toi d'Amelie by Feydeau. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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