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Jacques Demy (1931–1990)


Jacques Demy was born on June 5, 1931 in Pontchâteau, Loire-Atlantique, France. He was married to Agnès Varda. He died on October 27, 1990 in Paris, France. See full bio »

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(age 59) in Paris, France

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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(1982)
Lola Director
(1961)

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 2018 Sharp Objects (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Falling (2018) ... (lyrics: "Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi" - uncredited)
- Ripe (2018) ... (lyrics: "Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi" - uncredited)
 2017 Marie-Francine (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 2016 Folie passagère (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 24 February 2016 (2016) ... (lyrics: "Chanson des Jumelles")
 2014 The Simpsons (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Simpsorama (2014) ... (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 2013 Kot Shryodingera (Short) (lyrics: "Chanson des Jumelles")
 2013 From the Future with Love (Short) (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 2009-2013 La fête de la chanson française (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Édition 2013 (2013) ... (lyrics: "Chanson de Maxence")
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... (lyrics: "Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi")
 2011 Love Lasts Three Years (lyrics: "Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi")
 2011 Prime Time Soap (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 2010 Michel Legrand and Friends (TV Special) (lyrics: "Watch What Happens", "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 2004 Me and My Sister (lyrics: "Chanson des Jumelles")
 2002 Futurama (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Jurassic Bark (2002) ... (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 2001 Transfixed (lyrics: "Chanson d'un jour d'été")
 2001 Russian Doll (writer: "Watch What Happens")
 1995 Dead Presidents (writer: "Watch What Happens")
 1988 Three Seats for the 26th (lyrics: "Générique début", "Interview", "Au Concert", "Lorsqu'on Revient", "La Parfumerie", "Ciné Qui Chante", "Qui Luxure", "L'Esprit Frappeur", "Douce Folie")
 1981 Murder in Texas (TV Movie) (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 1980 Numéro un (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Spécial USA - Number One (1980) ... (lyrics: "Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi")
 1977 Dinah! (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 September 1977 (1977) ... (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 1967 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Monique Leyrac, Oscar Peterson, The Craddock Kids (1967) ... (lyrics: "Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi")
 1967 The Young Girls of Rochefort (lyrics: "Chanson des Jumelles" - uncredited) / (writer: "Chanson D'Yvonne" - uncredited)
 1967 The Hollywood Palace (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.22 (1967) ... (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
 1966 The 38th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "I Will Wait For You" (Je ne Pourrai Jamais Vivre sans Toi))
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After studying art and cinema, Demy worked as assistant for animator Paul Grimault and director Georges Rouquier. He was influenced as a film maker at once by the French New Wave, and by Hollywood. His best films are, consequently, hybrids of both, often concerning relationships between dreams and reality. He is best known for The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964) and The Young Girls of Rochefort (... See more »

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Nickname:

Jacquot

Star Sign:

Gemini

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