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Jacques Demy

Jacques Demy

Jacques Demy was a French director and screenwriter. He appeared in the wake of the French New Wave alongside contemporaries like Jean-Luc Godard and François Truffaut. Demy's films are well-known for their sumptuous look, drawing on Hollywood musicals, fairytales, and opera. His films are also distinguishable by their overlapping continuity, self-contained musical universes, and themes like teenaged love, labor rights, and incest. ... more on Wikipedia

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