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Dewey Balfa (1927–1992)

Dewey Balfa was born on March 20, 1927 in Grand Louis, Louisiana, USA. He was married to Hilda. He died on June 17, 1992 in the USA. See full bio »

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(age 65) in USA

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Known For

Southern Comfort Cajun Musician
(1981)
The Big Easy Music Department
(1986)
(2012)
Scorchers Soundtrack
(1991)

Filmography

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 2019 Serenity (performer: "Mon Neg Est Pas 'rive" - as Dewey) / (performer: "Petite Fille de la Campagne") / (writer: "La Danse de Mardi Gras", "Tit Galop Pour Mamou")
 2014 The Goob (writer: "L'anse aux Paille")
 2012 Beasts of the Southern Wild (writer: "La Danse de Mardi Gras")
 1991 Scorchers (writer: "Tit Galop Pour Mamou")
 1986 The Big Easy (performer: "PINE GROVE BLUES", "YOU USED TO CALL ME", "VALSE DE BALFA") / (writer: "VALSE DE BALFA")
 1981 Southern Comfort (Song "Parlez-nous à Boire)
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 1986 The Big Easy (featured vocalist - uncredited) / (musician: fiddle - uncredited)
 1972 Spend It All (Documentary short) (music)
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 1981 Southern Comfort
Cajun Musician
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 1990 A Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. (TV Series documentary)
Self
- The Bayou Garden ... Self
 1974 Dedans le sud de la Louisiane (Documentary)
Self
 1972 Spend It All (Documentary short)
Self
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 2017 Extraordinary Ordinary People (Documentary)
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Inducted into the Cajun Music Hall of Fame in 1997. See more »

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