Tag: French Resistance

Albert Camus

(1913–1960) Works: • Caligula (1938) • L’Étranger (1942) ◊ The Stranger (English) • La Chute (1956) ◊ The Fall (English) • La Peste (1947) ◊ The Plague (English) • Le Malentendu (1943) • Le Mythe de Sysiphe (1942) ◊ The Myth of…

Édith Piaf

(1915–1963) Édith Giovanna Gassion La Môme Piaf Filmography as Actress: French Cancan 1955 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul     Édith Piaf in Film: Édith et Marcel 1983 Director:  Claude Lelouch Starring: Évelyne Bouix, Marcel Cerdan Jr.…

Arthur Honegger

(1892–1955) Filmography as Composer: Pygmalion 1938 Director: Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard Starring: Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller   Born March 10 1892 Le Havre (France) Died November 27 1955 Paris (France) Occupation Composer Title Grand Officier de la Légion d’honneur

Claude ‘Coco’ Renoir

(1901–1969) Renoir, Aline, and Coco, 1912. Claude Renoir in Art: Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Coco lisant 1905 Musée Renoir, Cagnes-sur-Mer     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Claude ‘Coco’ Renoir 1908 National Gallery of Art, Washington     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Claude ‘Coco’ Renoir c.1908…