The Human Voice

Jean Cocteau
Broadway Digital Archive
Directed by Ted Kotcheff

Ingrid Bergman plays a middle-aged woman going through a psychological crisis as a love affair ends. French playwright Jean Cocteau's one-character drama unfolds in a one-sided telephone conversation in which the woman tries to win back her lover amidst growing suspicion.

Production duration: 51 min 17 sec
Broadway Digital Archive

Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Woman
    Ingrid Bergman

Team

  • Jean Cocteau
    Writer
  • Carl Wildman
    English Translation
  • Clive Exton
    Adaptation for Television
  • David Susskind
    Producer
  • Lars Schmidt
    Producer
  • Ted Kotcheff
    Director
  • Jacqueline Babbin
    Associate Producer
  • Michael Yates