Jean Delannoy

Jean Delannoy

Birth
Noisy-le-Sec, Departement de Seine-Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France
Death 19 Jun 2008 (aged 100)
Guainville, Departement d'Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France
Burial Guainville, Departement d'Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France
Memorial ID 27697253 · View Source
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Motion Picture Director, Screenwriter. He received the grand prize for "La Symphonie Pastorale" at the Cannes Film Festival in 1946. Born in Noisy-le-Sec, France, Delannoy worked as a journalist before becoming an actor and appearing in a few films during the late 1920s and early 1930s. He would later move behind the camera as an editor and director of shorts. Among his other memorable films are "L'Eternel Retour" (The Eternal Return, 1943) and "Notre Dame de Paris" (The Hunchback of Norte Dame, 1956), which starred Anthony Quinn and Gina Lollobrigida.

Bio by: C.S.


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  • Added: 19 Jun 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 27697253
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jean Delannoy (12 Jan 1908–19 Jun 2008), Find a Grave Memorial no. 27697253, citing Cimetière de Guainville, Guainville, Departement d'Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .