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Definition(s):

  • (n) French writer and film maker who worked in many artistic media (1889-1963)

News

  1. Sophia Loren

    Legendary actress Sophia Loren, 78, will star in her first leading role in a decade, the film La Voca Umana (The Human Voice), based on a 1930 one-woman play by Jean Cocteau. Her son Eduardo Ponti will direct.
    on July 7, 2013     Source: News Ticker via omg!

  2. Sophia Loren New Movie Role A Demanding Spotlight On Iconic Star

    Sophia Loren will reportedly start shooting her new film, La Voce Umana (The Human Voice) in Italy sometime this month. The movie based on a 1930 one-act one-person play by Jean Cocteau will be directed by the 78-year-old Italian actress’ 40-year-old son Edoardo Ponti. As The Inquisitr previously reported, it’s the iconic former sex symbol’s... Read more » Sophia Loren New Movie Role A Demanding ...
    on July 6, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Sophia Loren To Star In Son’s New Movie

    Sophia Loren may soon head back to the silver screen. The film icon hasn’t done much acting lately but she is set to star in her son’s new movie La Voce Umana (The Human Voice). The movie is based on a play by Jean Cocteau and will be directed by Loren’s son, Eduardo Ponti. The... Read more » Sophia Loren To Star In Son’s New Movie is a post from: The Inquisitr
    on July 6, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

Quotes

  1. "Elizabeth is the secret mother of the whole thing," said Antony. "The last Cocteau Twins record in 1996 was an EP called Twinlights and its last words were 'I still care about this planet, I still feel connected to nature and to my dreams...
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Antony Hegarty Source: Glasgow Daily Record

  2. "Jean Cocteau, the librettist, and Stravinsky envisioned the use of masks in 'Oedipus Rex' for the principal singers," Taymor said. "Why? So that they would appear as living statues, emblems of the characters and states of being they...
    on Nov 17, 2006 By: Julie Taymor Source: Barre Montpelier Times Argus

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