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Antonin Artaud

Highest Rated: 98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)

Lowest Rated: 88% Napoleon (1927)

Birthday: Sep 4, 1896

Birthplace: Marseille, France

Avant-garde theorist whose book "The Theater and Its Double" (1938) expresses his ideas on the "theater of cruelty." Artaud also wrote on the cinema as well as scripting and acting in several films. He turned in a memorable cameo as Marat in Abel Gance's "Napoleon" (1927) and was similarly striking in Carl Dreyer's "The Passion of Joan of Arc" (1928).

Highest rated movies

The Passion of Joan of Arc



98% 93% The Passion of Joan of Arc Jean Massieu (Character) $6.4K 1928
No Score Yet 72% L'argent Mazaud (Character) - 1928
88% 91% Napoleon Marat (Character) - 1927
No Score Yet No Score Yet Seashell and the Clergyman Writer - 1927