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Demy, Jacques

Born: 1931 AD
Died: 1990 AD
Nationality: French
Categories: Film Director

1931 – Born on June 5th in Pontchâteau, Loire-Atlantique, Pays-de-la-Loire, France. French director best known for his romantic musical-comedy films.

1952-1957 – Was an assistant to animator Paul Grimault and to director Georges Roquier.

1962 – Married to Agnes Varda.

1972 – Directed the following films: The Pied Piper, Donkey Skin, The Young Girls of Rochefort,   The Umbrellas of Cherbourg, Bay of Angels and Lola.

1977 – Member of jury at the Cannes Film Festival.

1990 – Died of cerebral hemorrhage on October 27th in Paris, France.