Jacques Tati (1907–1982)

Writer | Actor | Director

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  • Jacques Tati and Betty Schneider in Mon Oncle (1958)
  • Jacques Tati, Adrienne Servantie, and Jean-Pierre Zola in Mon Oncle (1958)
  • Jacques Tati, Lucien Frégis, and Jean-Pierre Zola in Mon Oncle (1958)
  • Jacques Tati, Lucien Frégis, and Jean-Claude Rémoleux in Mon Oncle (1958)
  • Jacques Tati in Mon Oncle (1958)
  • Jacques Tati in Mon Oncle (1958)

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Trivia

Son of Russian father Georges-Emmanuel Tatischeff and Dutch mother Marcelle Claire Van Hoof.


Quotes

[at the 1959 Academy Awards] I find that the people who speak the worst English want to talk more than the others.


Trademark

Often leaves hints about the theme of his next feature film. For example, the ending of Mon Oncle (1958) paves the way for the technology-minded Playtime (1967), and the balletic representation of cars in Playtime (1967) leads to Trafic (1971). By ...


Star Sign

Libra

Personal Details

Born

Jacques Tatischeff

Le Pecq, Seine-et-Oise [now Yvelines], France

Died

(age 75)
Paris, France


Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)

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