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Jules Dassin

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Actor / Theatre Director | * 12/18/1911 († 96, 03/31/2008) | Middletown, Connecticut, USA
Julius "Jules" Dassin (December 18, 1911 – March 31, 2008) was an American film director, producer, writer and actor. He was a subject of the Hollywood blacklist as he was a member of the American communist party, and subsequently moved to France, where he continued his career. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Crime | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Jules Dassin

Cannes Best Director Award Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical

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Movies with Jules Dassin as Actor(7)

as himself2006 Filmmakers in Action
2005 Buzz
as dire1970 Promise at Dawn
as Christo1962 Phaedra
as Homer Thrace1960 Never on Sunday
as Cesar le Milanais1955 Rififi

Movies with Jules Dassin as Crew(40)

Directing/Director1981 Circle of Two
Directing/Director1978 A Dream of Passion
Writing/Screenplay1978 A Dream of Passion
Directing/Director1974 The Rehearsal
Writing/Writer1974 The Rehearsal
Directing/Director1970 Promise at Dawn
Production/Producer1970 Promise at Dawn
Writing/Writer1970 Promise at Dawn
Directing/Director1968 Survival 1967
Directing/Director1968 Uptight
Writing/Writer1968 Uptight
Production/Producer1968 Uptight
Directing/Director1966 10:30 P.M. Summer
Writing/Author1966 10:30 P.M. Summer
Production/Producer1966 10:30 P.M. Summer
Writing/Screenplay1966 10:30 P.M. Summer
Directing/Director1964 Topkapi
Production/Producer1964 Topkapi
Directing/Director1962 Phaedra
Writing/Writer1962 Phaedra
Production/Producer1962 Phaedra
Directing/Director1960 Never on Sunday
Writing/Writer1960 Never on Sunday
Directing/Director1959 The Law
Writing/Writer1959 The Law
Directing/Director1957 He Who Must Die
Directing/Director1955 Rififi
Writing/Adaptation1955 Rififi
Directing/Director1950 Night and the City
Directing/Director1949 Thieves' Highway
Directing/Director1948 The Naked City
Directing/Director1947 Brute Force
Directing/Director1946 A Letter for Evie
Directing/Director1946 Two Smart People
Directing/Director1944 The Canterville Ghost
Directing/Director1943 Young Ideas
Directing/Director1942 Nazi Agent
Directing/Director1942 The Affairs of Martha
Directing/Director1942 Reunion in France
Directing/Director1941 The Tell-Tale Heart

Full Name: Jules Dassin
Born: Monday, 12/18 1911 (December) in Middletown
Died: Monday, 03/31 2008 (March) in Athens (aged: 96)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN)
Spouses (current/former): Melina Mercouri, Béatrice Launer
Children: Joe Dassin, Julie Dassin, Richelle Dassin
Other names for Jules Dassin (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Julius Dassin"
"Perlo Vita"
Jules Dassin frequently works together with these people:
Melina Mercouri (10x, Actress)
Roger Dwyre (7x, Crew)
Cedric Gibbons (4x, Crew)
Despo Diamantidou (4x, Actress)
George Bassman (4x, Crew)
A.I. Bezzerides (4x, Crew)
Marguerite Duras (3x, Crew)
Jack Dawn (3x, Crew)
Spiro Carras (3x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:9788, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 05/11/2020