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Forbidden Games (9-May-1952)

Original Title: Jeux interdits

Director: René Clément

Writers: Jean Aurenche; Pierre Bost; René Clément; François Boyer

From novel: Les Jeux Inconnus by François Boyer

Musical Adaptation and Interpretation: Narciso Yepes

Producer: Robert Dorfmann

Keywords: Drama, WWII

A young Parisian girl orphaned in an air attack and a peasant boy become friends and engage in a "forbidden" game -- they steal crosses from cemeteries and elsewhere to adorn the graves of dead animals, as a way of coping with their losses and the inhumanity of war. Won a special Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film; additionally received an Oscar nomination for Best Story. Won the Leone d'Oro at Cannes.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Jacques Marin
9-Sep-1919 10-Jan-2001 Charade


avec les petits
Georges Poujouly   ...   Michel Dolle
Brigitte Fossey   ...   Paulette
et par ordre alphabetique
Amédée   ...   Francis Gouard
Laurence Badie   ...   Berthe Dolle
Madeleine Barbulée   ...   Nun
Suzanne Courtal   ...   Mme. Dolle
Lucien Hubert   ...   Dolle
Jacques Marin   ...   Georges Dolle
Pierre Merovée   ...   Raymond Dolle
Violette Monnier   ...   Supporting Cast
Denise Peronne   ...   Jeanne Gouard
Fernande Roy   ...   Supporting Cast
Louis Saintève   ...   Priest
André Wasley   ...   Gouard


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