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Jean Dasté (1904–1994)

Jean Dasté was born on August 18, 1904 in Paris, France as Jean Georges Gustave Dasté. He was an actor, known for Zero for Conduct (1933), La Grande Illusion (1937) and L'Atalante (1934). He was married to Marie-Hélène Dasté. He died on October 15, 1994 in Saint-Étienne, Loire, France. See full bio »

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Known For

Zero for Conduct
Zero for Conduct Surveillant Huguet
La Grande Illusion
La Grande Illusion L'instituteur
L'Atalante Jean
The Wild Child
The Wild Child Professor Philippe Pinel


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 1990 Projections (Short)
Le propriétaire de la salle de cinéma
 1989 Noce blanche
Le concierge
 1987 Nuit docile
Le chauffeur de taxi
 1987 Sorceress
 1987 Monsieur Benjamin (TV Movie)
 1986 L'homme au képi noir (TV Series)
 1984 Love Unto Death
Dr. Rozier
 1983 The Islands
 1982 Le crime d'amour
L'homme de l'asile
 1981 La ville noire (TV Movie)
 1980 L'enfant dans le corridor (TV Movie)
Léon âgé
 1980 A Week's Holiday
Le père de Laurence
 1980 My American Uncle
M. Louis
 1979 Pourquoi Patricia? (TV Movie)
M. Folco
 1979 L'inspecteur mène l'enquête (TV Series)
- Derrière le mur (1979)
 1978 Like a Turtle on Its Back
Bad-tempered invalid
 1978 Molière
Le grand-père de Molière
 1978 Utopia
 1978 The Green Room
Bernard Humbert
 1977 The Man Who Loved Women
Docteur Bicard
 1976 Body of My Enemy
Le gardien du chantier
 1976 Le petit Marcel
 1975 Mourir pour Copernic (TV Movie)
 1975 Les prétendants de Madame Berrou (TV Movie)
Le vieux au lapin
 1974 The Gray Days
Le vieil homme
 1972 Handsome Face
 1970 The Wild Child
Professor Philippe Pinel
 1969 Z
Ilya Coste (as Jean Daste)
 1966 Le trompette de la Bérésina (TV Series)
LLe roi des gitans
 1966 The War Is Over
Le chef du réseau clandestin / Chief
 1965 Skies Above
M. Bazin
 1963 Muriel, or The Time of Return
L'homme à la chèvre / The Goat Man
 1945 St. Val's Mystery
 1945 La grande meute
 1943 Adieu Léonard
Le raccommodeur de porcelaine
 1943 Picpus
Le clerc (uncredited)
 1942 Sideral Cruises
Pépin (as Jean Daste)
 1941 Stormy Waters
Le radio (as Jean Daste)
 1938 The Time of the Cherries
Le fils du directeur
 1937 La Grande Illusion
L'instituteur (as Daste)
 1936 Under Western Eyes
 1936 The Crime of Monsieur Lange
The Model maker
 1934 L'Atalante
 1933 Zero for Conduct (Short)
Surveillant Huguet
 1932 Boudu Saved from Drowning
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Alternate Names:

Jean Daste | Daste


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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A theatre in Saint-Etienne (the city where he died) is now named after him.

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