The Gay Parisian (1942)

01/10/1942 (US) MusicRomance 20m
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The Gay Parisian is an American short film produced in 1941 by Warner Bros. featuring the Ballet Russe de Monte-Carlo and directed by Jean Negulesco. The film is a screen adaptation, in Technicolor, of the 1938 ballet Gaîté Parisienne, choreographed by Léonide Massine to music by Jacques Offenbach. It was nominated for an Academy Award at the 14th Academy Awards for Best Short Subject (Two-Reel).

  1. Jean Negulesco


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  1. Léonide Massine

    Léonide Massine

    The Peruvian

  2. Milada Mladova

    Milada Mladova

    The Glove Seller

  3. Frederic Franklin

    The Baron

  4. Nathalie Krassovska

    The Flower Girl

  5. Andre Eglevsky

    Andre Eglevsky


  6. Igor Youskevitch

    Igor Youskevitch


  7. Cyd Charisse

    Cyd Charisse

    Dancer (uncredited)

  8. Marc Platt

    Marc Platt

    Dancer (uncredited)

  9. George Zoritch

    George Zoritch

    Dancer (uncredited)

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Original Language English

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