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Django Reinhardt (1910–1953)

Django Reinhardt was born on January 23, 1910 in Liberchies, Wallonia, Belgium as Jean Baptiste Reinhardt. He was married to Sophie Irma "Naguine" Ziegler. He died on May 16, 1953 in Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne, France. See full bio »

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  Catastrophe (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Episode #2.3 (2015) ... (performer: "Minor Swing" - uncredited) / (writer: "Minor Swing" - uncredited)
 2015 By the Sea (performer: "All the Things You Are", "Dream of You")
 2015 My First Apartamento: Ramdane Touhami (Documentary short) (performer: "Baby Won't You Please Come Home")
 2014 A Grand Day Out (Short) ("Belleville")
 2013 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (Documentary) (writer: "Swing 42")
 2012 Ginger & Rosa (performer: "Body and Soul")
 2012 The Art Of... When You're Hot, Young, Poor and a Filmmaker! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sharing an Intimate and Gross Moment (2012) ... (performer: "Tea For Two")
 2012 B.B. King: The Life of Riley (Documentary) (performer: "Sweet Chorus") / (writer: "Sweet Chorus")
 2011 Waiting for a Stranger (Short) (performer: "Troublant Bolero") / (writer: "Troublant Bolero")
 2011 The Big Year (performer: "Minor Swing") / (writer: "Minor Swing")
  P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Kings of Pastry (2011) ... (performer: "Keep Cool", "Bricktop", "The World is Waiting For The Sunrise", "Menilmontant") / (writer: "Bricktop")
 2011 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Marwencol (2011) ... (performer: "Honeysuckle Rose")
  Fringe (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Marionette (2010) ... (performer: "It Had to Be You" - uncredited) / (writer: "It Had to Be You" - uncredited)
 2010 Mafia II (Video Game) (performer: "BELLEVILLE", "YOU'RE DRIVING ME CRAZY") / (writer: "BELLEVILLE")
 2009 Julie & Julia (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2009 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.6 (2009) ... (performer: "I'll See You in My Dreams")
 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (performer: "DAPHNE") / (writer: "DAPHNE")
 2008 Seitenblicke (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 May 2008 (2008) ... (performer: "La Mer")
 2007 Femme Fatal ("Impromptu")
 2007 BioShock (Video Game) (performer: "La Mer")
 2007 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Les Paul: Chasing Sound (2007) ... ("J'Attendrai")
  The Sopranos (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- The Blue Comet (2007) ... (performer: "Nuages" - uncredited) / (writer: "Nuages" - uncredited)
 2007 Does Your Soul Have a Cold? (Documentary) (performer: "Charleston", "You're Driving Me Crazy", "Solitude", "Body and Soul")
 2006 Zeldman (Short) (performer: "Manoir de Mes Reves") / (writer: "Manoir de Mes Reves")
 2006 Ask the Dust (performer: "Blue Drag")
 2005 Daltry Calhoun (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2004 The Aviator (performer: "I Can't Give You Anything But Love" (1928), "Ou Est Tu, Mon Amour?", "Rhythm Futur") / (writer: "Rhythm Futur")
 2004 Head in the Clouds (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2003 Something's Gotta Give (performer: "Brazil")
 2003 The Matrix Revolutions (performer: "Nuages") / (writer: "Nuages")
 2003 Chooch (writer: "PLACE DE BROUCKERE")
 2002 Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven (Video Game) (arranger: "Echoes of France: Variations on La Marseillaise") / (performer: "Honeysuckle Rose", "Minor Swing", "Coucou", "Rhythm Futur", "Vendredi 13", "Oiseaux des Iles", "Belleville", "Coquette", "Lentement, Mademoiselle", "Douce ambiance", "Manoir de mes rêves", "Cavalerie", "Echoes of France: Variations on La Marseillaise") / (writer: "Minor Swing", "Rhythm Futur", "Vendredi 13", "Oiseaux des Iles", "Belleville", "Lentement, Mademoiselle", "Douce ambiance", "Manoir de mes rêves", "Cavalerie")
 2002 The Idol (performer: "Nuages", "Manoir de mes Rêves") / (writer: "Nuages", "Manoir de mes Rêves")
 2001 Kate & Leopold (performer: "Honeysuckle Rose")
 2001 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sight Unseen (2001) ... (performer: "Nuages" - uncredited)
 2001 Town & Country (performer: "Minor Swing") / (writer: "Minor Swing")
 2001 Sidewalks of New York (performer: "Naguine" (1936)) / (writer: "Naguine" (1936))
 2000 Chocolat (writer: "Minor Swing")
 1999 Endora (Short) (performer: "It's A-Muggin" (instrumental))
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown (performer: "When Day Is Done" (1926), "Avalon" (1920), "Liebestraum No. 3" (1850)) / (writer: "Mystery Pacific" (1936-7))
 1999 The Matrix (performer: "Minor Swing") / (writer: "Minor Swing")
 1999 Guinevere (performer: "Djangology" (1934)) / (writer: "Djangology" (1934))
 1998 B. Monkey (performer: "BILLETS DOUX", "SOUVENIRS") / (writer: "SOUVENIRS")
 1998 Rushmore (performer: "Manoir de Mes Reves") / (writer: "Manoir de Mes Reves")
 1997 Gattaca (writer: "Nuages")
 1997 Metroland (performer: "Blues Clair") / (writer: "Minor Swing", "Blues Clair")
 1997 Deconstructing Harry (performer: "Out of Nowhere" (1931))
 1997 In Praise of Older Women (writer: "Minor Swing")
 1996 Familia ("Sweet Chorus", "Tears", "Are You in the Mood?")
 1996 Camping Cosmos (writer: "Nuages")
 1996 The Pallbearer (performer: "I Surrender Dear")
 1994 Junior (writer: "ARE YOU IN THE MOOD")
 1994 With Honors (performer: "Dream of You")
 1993 Swing Kids (writer: "DAPHNE (MANOIR DE MES REVES)")
 1993 Arizona Dream ("Minor Swing") / (performer: "You're Driving Me Crazy", "Minor Swing", "Topsy")
 1991 L.A. Story (performer: "I've Had My Moments", "La Mer", "Smoke Rings")
 1990 Mermaids (performer: "I've Found a New Baby")
 1989 New York Stories (performer: "What Is This Thing Called Love", "Bolero De Django") / (writer: "Bolero De Django")
 1988 La maison de jade (performer: "Taj Mahal")
  100 years of automobile (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1985) (writer - 1 episode, 1985)
- Ein Volk gibt Gas (1985) ... (performer: "Blue Drag" - uncredited) / (writer: "Blue Drag" - uncredited)
 1984 The Man You Know (Short) (performer: "Parisianne Swing: Black and White Rag")
 1982 Android (performer: "Heavy Artillery") / (writer: "Heavy Artillery")
 1980 Stardust Memories (performer: "I'll See You in My Dreams" (1924), "Body and Soul" (1930))
 1977 New York, New York (performer: "Billets doux")
 1974 Lacombe, Lucien (music: "Minor Swing", "Manoir de mes rêves", "Nuages", "Douce Ambiance", "Fleur d'Ennui", "Lentement Madamoiselle")
 1970 Catch-22 (performer: "September Song" - uncredited)
 1950 Un cirque passe (Documentary short) (music: "Nuages" - uncredited)
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CD: "Art of the Jazz Guitar" (ZZB)

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Alternate Names:

Django | Hot Club Quintet

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One of the most important and greatest jazz guitarists of all time, despite having only two functional fingers on his left hand. See more »

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