Testament of Orpheus(1960)

Testament of Orpheus(1960) Director: Jean Cocteau
Drama/Fantasy ‧ 1h 23m

An aging 18th century poet (Jean Marais) travels through time in search of divine wisdom. In a mysterious, post-apocalyptic wasteland, he has a series of enigmatic and surreal encounters with symbolic phantoms (Roger Blin, Brigitte Bardot, Marie Déa) with whom he muses about the nature of art and his own career. Ultimately, the poet strives to achieve his own rebirth as an immortal celestial being.

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