Marc Allegrét papers, 1900-1972.


Marc Allegrét papers, 1900-1972.

The Marc Allégret Papers document Allégret 's career as a filmmaker and his association with author André Gide. Allegrét's working files include screenplays, shooting scripts, correspondence, background and research materials, production notes and documents, cut film, photographs, and printed ephemera. There are screenplays or shooting scripts for over a dozen feature-length films and larger, mixed files for the documentaries Voyage au Congo (1927), Occultisme et magie (1951), and Avec André Gide (1952). The files for Voyage au Congo also document Allegrét's travels with Gide through French equatorial Africa in the mid 1920s. Works by Others include writings by Gide and screenplays and shooting scripts by Allégret's collaborators. Works by Gide include corrected drafts and proofs for several titles dating from the 1920s, such as Corydon (1924) and Retour du Tchad (1927). Correspondence consists of letters to Allégret from Françoise Giroud, Roger Martin du Gard, and Roger Vadim, and third party correspondence between André Gide, Madeleine Louise Mathilde Gide, Elie Allégret, Roger Martin du Gard, producer Pierre Braunberger, and others.

7.51 linear feet (16 boxes)




Related Entities

There are 8 Entities related to this resource.

Giroud, Françoise (person)

Gide, Madeleine Louise Mathilde, approximately 1867-1938 (person)

Allégret, E. (Elie) (person)

Vadim, Roger, 1928-2000 (person)

Allégret, Marc. (person)

Marc Allegrét (1900-1973), French filmmaker and screenwriter. From the description of Marc Allegrét papers, 1900-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702198805 ...

Martin du Gard, Roger, 1881-1958 (person)

French novelist and dramatist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bellême, Orne, to [Madeleine Boyd], 1926 Oct. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270871423 ...

Gide, André, 1869-1951 (person)

French writer, humanist and moralist. From the description of Letters : Paris, to Kelver Hartley, Paris, 1934 Nov. 1-Dec. 25. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 32415731 French author. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [Criquetot-l'Esneval], 9 April 1916, to Gabriel [i.e. Georges] Jean-Aubry, 1916 Apr. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270577855 From the description of Letter, 1924 April 7 [manuscript]. (Uni...

Braunberger, Pierre, 1905-1990 (person)