STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,066 this week

Jacques Demy (1931–1990)


Jacques Demy was born on June 5, 1931 in Pontchâteau, Loire-Atlantique, France. He was a director and writer, known for The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964), The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967) and Une Chambre en Ville (1982). He was married to Agnès Varda. He died on October 27, 1990 in Paris, France. See full bio »

Died:

(age 59) in Paris, France

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite LGBTQIA+ Couples

Check out some of our favorite LGBTQIA+ couples in Hollywood.

See the gallery

Fall TV Guide: The Best Shows Coming This Year

IMDb's guide to the most anticipated new and returning TV shows coming this fall.

See the full list

These Stars Are on the Rise

These stars are on the rise. How many have you seen?

See the gallery

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 28 May 2019
 
a list of 24 people
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 38 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 21 people
created 04 Feb 2018
 
a list of 34 people
created 10 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jacques Demy's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

(1982)
Lola Director
(1961)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (21 credits)
 1988 Turning Table (collaborator)
 1985 Parking
 1980 Le roman du samedi (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Break of Day (1980)
 1979 Lady Oscar
 1970 Donkey Skin
 1969 Model Shop
 1963 Bay of Angels
 1962 The Seven Deadly Sins (segment "La luxure")
 1961 Lola (a film by)
 1960 Ars (Documentary short)
 1959 La mère et l'enfant (Short)
 1958 Musée Grévin (Short)
 1958 Le bel indifférent (Short)
 1956 Le sabotier du Val de Loire (Documentary short)
 1951 Les horizons morts (Short)
Show Show Writer (19 credits)
Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (33 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (5 credits)
Show Show Music department (3 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (5 credits)
Show Show Self (21 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (17 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Jacques

Spouse:

Agnès Varda  (his death)  (1 child)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Member of jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1977 See more »

Trademark:

Often directed musicals or movies involving musical numbers See more »

Nickname:

Jacquot

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed