Joseph Jacques Compère
2 December 1901
|Died||2 December 1978 77) (aged|
|Occupation||Film director, screenwriter|
Jacques Daniel-Norman (real name Joseph Jacques Compère(2 December 1901 – 5 December 1978) was a French film director and screenwriter.
(of his own films unless otherwise stated)
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