Pablo Picasso and Jean Cocteau at the 1957 Cannes Film Festival.

Pablo Picasso and Jean Cocteau at the 1957 Cannes Film Festival.


"Everyone adored Cocteau. I knew right away that he was to be the love of my life."- Jean Marais

Jean Cocteau and Jean Marais on the set of Beauty and the Beast.

"Everyone adored Cocteau. I knew right away that he was to be the love of my life."
- Jean Marais

Jean Cocteau and Jean Marais on the set of Beauty and the Beast.

Jean Cocteau and Juliette Gréco on the set of Orpheus.

Jean Cocteau and Juliette Gréco on the set of Orpheus.

The Blood of a Poet // dir. Jean Cocteau

The Blood of a Poet // dir. Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau and Enrique Rivero on the set of The Blood of the Poet

Jean Cocteau and Enrique Rivero on the set of The Blood of the Poet

Les enfants terribles // dir. Jean-Pierre Melville

Les enfants terribles // dir. Jean-Pierre Melville

Orpheus // dir. Jean Cocteau

Orpheus // dir. Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

I like to imagine Jean Cocteau always dressed like this.

I like to imagine Jean Cocteau always dressed like this.