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Beauty and the Beast

La belle et la bête

France, 1946
Fantasy, Romance


This classic adaptation of the beloved fairy tale from visionary director Jean Cocteau follows a beautiful young woman who takes the place of her father as the prisoner of a castle inhabited by a mysterious beast.

Beauty and the Beast Directed by Jean Cocteau, René Clément

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival


Berlin International Film Festival


BFI London Film Festival


Prix Louis Delluc

1946 | Winner: Prix Louis Delluc

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