Musics for movies

Jacopo Baboni Schilingi has written several film scores in collaboration with directors such as Henry Colomer, Olivier Mille and Alain Fleischer.

He worked for producers such as Archipel33, Amip, Mezzo, Arte, la5 and Atopic.

Nocturnes 2006

Director – Henry Colomer

Music by Jacopo Baboni Schilingi

Fiction movie
2006 – 1h15 minutes
Production – Denis Freyd – Archipel 33
Distribution – Memento Films

End of the 50’s. One yound spanish child discovers everydaylife’s worries and difficulties. His father leaves his family to go for war in Algeria. His childish world evolves and transformes itself. Memories, dreams and imagination follows each other through 9 scenes bringing us a real cinematographical childhood chronicle.

Le Roi Rodin 2002

Director – Alain Fleischer

Music by Jacopo Baboni Schilingi

2002 – 1h20 minutes
Production – Artline Films
Distribution – Artline Films

In the 8 March 2008 early morning, in front of a fervent and contemplative crowd, August Rodin ‘s master-piece « Calais’ Bourgeois » is removed from its pedestal. The immense crane carries it onto a transportation truck that will cary the statue to the Medici’s roman villa in order to restore it. Taking part to the italian journey of the « Bourgeois », Alain Fleischer invites us to an astonishing exploration of the aesthetic world of Rodin. He slips inside the realm of the sculptor, showing us his intimate passion for the body and for the intrisic beauty of these human beings whith whom he plays through infinite combinations.

Sous les drapeaux 2008

Sous les drapeaux

Documentary film directed by Henry Colomer produced for Arte with original movie soundtrack by Jacopo Baboni Schilingi

Producer – Amip
Coproducers – Arte and Orchestre d’Île de France
Length – 52 minutes more or less

Broadcasted on television on November 11, 2008
Premium musical performance in Paris on November 11, 2008

Jacopo Baboni Schilingi writes a musical piece for orchestra, specially for electro-acoustic live playing string quartet. This musical piece has been writen for the 90th commemoration year of the armistice signature of World War I happening on the 11th of November 2008. The visual dimension of the movie is exclusively composed of records taken from the very beginning of the late 19th century and till the 1930’s. With no voice-over, comments or cardboards, the music accompagnies on its own the commemoration of the event.







IDDU - Jean-Michel Fauquet’s workshop 2006

Director – Henry Colomer

Music by Jacopo Baboni Schilingi

Documentary film
2006- 52 minutes
Production – Tarmak
Distribution – Tarmak

Join the artiste along his work and through its maturation. The artwork is made of movements. Seize through the narratif path of the movie the essays and the attemps the convolutions, findings and failures ledding to the blossom of a meaningfull mess.

L'Exilé (Victor Hugo) 2002

Director – Henry Colomer

Music by Jacopo Baboni Schilingi

2002 – 52 minutes
Production – Artline Films, Arte France, BNF, Musée d’Orsay
Distribution – Artline Films

Through the texts and drawings of Victor Hugo, take part to an autobiographical immersion into the creative intimacy of the exiled poet, still in struggle with history. As a travel diary, the drawings and works of Victor Hugo allows us to percieve, year after year, the tumultuous parts of his life. From 1851 to 1870, he had to exil himself from France after the coup led by Napoleon Bonaparte. His public speeches and positions against « Little Napoleon » or against the death penalty has to be related with more personnal, intimate and existancial meditations inwhich the autor was engaged : « Our life is made of death, this  about how the lteeriyng law is. We are sepulchers. »