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MARCEL MARCEAU

FILM APPEARANCES

Marcel Marceau has appeared in a number of feature films, short films, and made-for-video productions.  While some of these films feature his work as a mime artist, in others he performs as either a speaking actor or a non-speaking actor in a non-mime role.

Feature Films (some available on video):

Quatre pas dans la vie (1955) - France
The Beauty and the Emperor (1959) - Germany
The Robot (1966) - USSR
Barbarella (1968) - France/Italy (in English)
Shanks (1973) - USA
   • Review of Shanks with detailed background and still photos
   • 1973 Milwaukee Journal article with Marceau interview about Shanks
Silent Movie (1976) - USA (*Marceau is the only actor to speak in this film)
Les Iles (1982) - France
Kinski Paganini (1989) - Italy/France

 
Selected Short Films (some available on video):

Bip et le Rendez-vous (1948) - France
Mic-Mac (with the Compagnie Marcel Marceau, 1949) - France
The Pantomimes of Bip (1951) - Germany
Le Manteau (1951) - Germany
Pantomimes (with introduction by Jean Cocteau, 1954) - France
Un Jardin Public (1955) - France
The Fable (1966) - USA
First Class (1970) - (* Marceau plays 17 different roles)
The Mime of Marcel Marceau (1972) - USA
The Art of Silence: Pantomimes with Marcel Marceau (series of 13 films, 1975) - USA

 
Documentaries (some available on video):

La Constellation Jodorowsky (1994) - Switzerland (in French)
Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin (2003) - USA

 
Videos (see Video and Audio Recordings)

 
Marcel Marceau page on the Internet Movie Database (IMDb)

 


Excerpts from The Art of Silence: Pantomimes with Marcel Marceau (1975)

 

Biography

Marceau's Stage Performance — His character Bip, his Style Pantomimes, his Mimodrames

List of Countries Toured

Television Appearances

Film Appearances

Video and Audio Recordings

Books by and about Marceau

Paintings, Drawings, and Lithographs

Awards and Honors

Marcel Marceau Links


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