Jean-Philippe Salvadori: personal works





Films



As a director:



Balades

 by Philippe Brioude & Jean-Philippe Salvadori
(2006, 10’, Mini DV)

In 2004, the artists collective L’infüsoire has organized at the Château de l’Ecochère in Saint-Géréon (near Ancenis, France) a meeting around the arts where different approaches and different audiences are mixed.
The film is an itinerary in the park of the castle which turn in a route through art.

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Bla bla - (Et patati et patata)  - signal-film of the 5th RICA (Wissembourg Animation Film Festival)

by Andrea Kiss & Jean-Philippe Salvadori
(2003, 1’10’, 35 mm)
puppet animation

Three little creatures appear in a small and sleepy town. They wake up the people in a magic way and drive them to a film screening.

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As a producer or as a technician:



Music-video for Cécile Corbel album Child of the Wind (Enfant du vent)

This album, released on March the 29th of 2019, has 19 tracks with beautiful sung parts and fantastic musicians. It's available as a digipack - limited edition with a 28 pages illustrated book.
I had the big pleasure to realize for this album 3 music-videos and 19 illustrations for the 19 songs plus 2 illustrations for the cover.
I propose you to know more about the album by clicking on the first link bellow and to discover the 19 illustrations made for the album by clicking on the 2nd link below and to discover the 3 music-videos realized for the album after the 2 links below:

More about the album Child of the Wind (Enfant du vent)


Link to the illustrations of Child of the Wind (Enfant du vent) made by Andrea Kiss


Pull de laine

(2019, 2’09’’, video HDTV1)
mixed techniques: object theater, animation of cut out elements

A stubborn and resourceful boy sneaks in the nature. His mother tries to catch him to make him wear his wool sweater but the boy slips away always further on.

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Joli-Whistle

(2019, 1’51’’, video HDTV1)
mixed techniques: object theater, animation of cut out elements

From his birth a boy only think about playing the joly whistle. He becomes a young man, the world is changing around him but he is continuously playing the Joli- Whistle.

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The Ball of the Cats (Le Bal des chats)

(2019, 2’11’’, video HDTV1)
mixed techniques: animation of cut out elements, silhouettes

A ball of mice…at night. A big cat came and pretend he is dancing but tries indeed to catch a little mouse which enjoys a lot the cat’s game.

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Cheonggyecheon - 청계천

(2011, 3 min. 45 sec., HD video)

digital painting - 2D computer

Seoul, a summer night. A family’s journey, between dream and reality, through the streets of the megalopolis guided by mysterious creatures to a small and magical stream: the Cheonggyecheon.

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The Mouse with a Mouth (Le Mulot menteur)

by Andrea Kiss
(19 min. 25 sec. - 35 mm - 1 :1.85 - color)

Deep in the woods at dusk, the animals gather in the wild boar’s pub to listen to the stories of the Mouse.
The Mouse, at first glance, a small and insignificant character, is indeed the most famous animal in the woods. A storyteller borrowing from myth and reality, he reveals to each animal that crosses his way hidden aspects of their personality.
That night, the way back home through the darkness of the woods will take much longer than expected…

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Marbles (Jeux de billes) - Trailer of the 6th RICA (Wissembourg Animation Film Festival)

by Andrea Kiss
(2005, 1’08’’, Mini DV)
drawing, object animation

An abstract universe of visual plays: lights flicking on and off, shadows and marbles Some mysterious red creatures appear, ride the marbles and the lights in a tremendous mechanical ballet.

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Installations, exhibitions





Cérémonie dans le jardin sauvage de l’enfance - Ceremony in the wild garden of childhood

  an installation by Andrea Kiss and Jean-Philippe Salvadori

This visual and sound installation is a tunnel-book created in situ for and in the large gallery of the Hoffmann kiln of La Briqueterie, an old brick factory which is currently a center of contemporary art in Langueux (agglomeration of Saint-Brieuc), in the frame of the Poupées (Dolls) exhibition between February and April 2017.
The dolls, masters of ceremony in this shadow theater, guide us through the meanders of childhood memories.
Spectators are invited to create the soundtrack for the installation during their visit!

More information about Cérémonie dans le jardin sauvage de l’enfance (in French)








Others



La Mémoire des écailles

The book of Poetry of Jean-Philippe Salvadori illustrated by Andrea Kiss.

More about La Mémoire des écailles (This item is only available in French).