Jacques Demy

Jacques Demy (1931-1990) was a French filmmaker but is also known as a screenwriter, producer and actor. He was close to the filmmakers of the nouvelle vague. He’s best known for his musical films: Les parapluies de Cherbourg (1964), Les demoiselles de Rochefort (1967), Peau d'âne (1970) and Une chambre en ville (1982).