Jacotte Chollet : Biography

BIOGRAPHY

Jacotte CHOLLET was born in a village of Massif Central (France).
In GRENOBLE University, she completes her curriculum in English and Linguistics ( Master of Arts).
She, then, becomes a REPORTING PHOTOGRAPHER, and a FILM DIRECTOR ASSISTANT at Swiss National Television in Geneva.

FILMOGRAPHY

1970-1972:  Jacotte CHOLLET becomes André VOISIN Assistant, at French National Television. During that time, she collaborates with him on the series of documentary films : Les Conteurs.
including 2 films with KRISHNAMURTI  (1972).

In company of André VOISIN she produces CARREFOUR DU MONDE, a collection of 4 documentary films of 60' each about NEW YORK (1 and 2), BEIRUT and JERUSALEM.

1973-1975 : Still with A.VOISIN, she produces a 12 documentary films collection, (60' each) : EVASION about :
PAPUA NEW GUINEA, the MASAIS from KENYA, NEPAL, THAILAND, BANGLADESH, LAPLAND, NORTH YEMEN and HAITI.

1977: Jacotte CHOLLET becomes Television Film Director and exhibits her photographs at LA GALERIE, PARIS.

She also co-produces and co-directs 5 Documentaries (60' each) about French Society transformations :
 LES CONTES A VIVRE DEBOUT.

After seven years of intense travelling into the heart of civilisations around the world, Jacotte CHOLLET understands that, beyond the diversity of uses, languages, skin colors and civilisations, a synthetic vision of life and people is most needed.
This is what is about in a new series LA ROUE DE LA VIE : 8 documentaries, (60' each),
1978-1980.

*NAITRE
*TANT QU'IL Y A l'ENFANCE
*ILS SONT BEAUX ILS ONT LA JEUNESSE,
*J'AI RENCONTRÉ L'HOMME DE MA VIE
*L'INSTANT DU POUVOIR
 L'HIVER DÉJÀ
*MOURIR
*LA LONGUE MÉMOIRE (about the Tibetan Book of the Dead).

In 1980:  Following Jacotte mother sudden death, Jacotte and Andre undertake a new fresco aiming at grasping a deeper knowledge of Mankind. in a new series:
(1980-1982)
CHASSE A L'HOMME (In Search of Man). 8 documentaries (60’ each).

*CREATEURS EN LIBERTE
*LA CREATION

Featuring Fritjof CAPRA (Physicist): The TAO OF PHYSICS, Stan GROF ESALEN Institute, Leonor FINI, Karl H. STOCKHAUSEN, Andy NATONABAH (NAVAJO medicine man), Motoisa YAMAKAGE (Shinto).

2 films about Language and communication.
LA CONQUETE DU LANGAGE,
LES MOTS EN FLAGRANT DELIRE.

featuring Charles TART (Psychologist), Prof HASHIMOTO (Japanese Psychosomatic Medicine society), Lou HERMAN (University of HAWAI), J.J PETER (Natural History Museum, Paris): B. and A. GARDNER (University of NEVADA), Philip LIEBERMAN (BROWN University).

2 films about PERCEPTION
LES CINQS SENS (the five senses),
LA NOUVELLE AVENTURE DU CERVEAU,
Featuring Karl PRIBRAM  (STANFORD University), David BOHM (Quantum Physicist  LONDON University), Stephen LABERGE (STANFORD university), Kishomaru UESHIBA (Aïkido).

2 films about the AGGRESSIVE pulse and reaching beyond one's own limits.
*L’AGRESSIVITÉ (Aggressive pulse ),
*LA PART D’ABSOLU (“Reaching beyond one’s own limits"),

Featuring Konrad LORENTZ (Ethology),Ch. GARFIELD (Psychologist),SUNSHO UTSUMI, HIESAN Monastery,Carlo FASSI (ice-skating coach), Maurice HOUVION and J. Cl. PERRIN (Coaches French National Sports Academy in PARIS).

1982-1984: Jacotte CHOLLET produces and directs, with Andre VOISIN, 4 films of (60') :
LA PASSION DE LA VIE (Lust for life).

This film collection is dedicated to the exploration of the human psyche in company of Arthur JANOV (PRIMAL SCREAM), unconscious motivations and repressed feelings hampering real passion for life.

* LA PASSION PRISONNIERE
* DE SOUFFRANCE EN CONSCIENCE
* RENAITRE 
* LA PASSION RETROUVE .

Featuring Dr. F. LEBOYER (Obstetrician), Dr. Michel ODENT (Obstetrician), Norman COUSINS (Research Director at U.C.L.A), Dr. William FREY (MINNESOTA), Prof Jean CHARRON (Quantum Physicist, ORSAY, France), Dr CATCHLOVE (Treatment of chronic pain, MONTREAL), Ronald MELZACK (University of montreal),
Pr. LIEBESKIND (Psycho-physiologist U.C.L.A), Paul D. MACLEAN (N.I.M.H, WASHINGTON, D.C), Marilyn FERGUSON (author).

CONGRESS, WORKSHOPS & CONFERENCES

INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS : LE CORPS ENERGETIQUE DE L’HOMME – Maison de la Chimie, Paris. (atelier-conférence de 2h30).

INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS : OUVERTURE POUR UNE MEDECINE MILLENAIRE, VERS UNE NOUVELLE CONCEPTION DU MONDE ET DE LA SCIENCE DE L’HOMME.
Jacotte présente les résultats de sa recherche aux chercheurs des nouvelles sciences de l’homme : Pr. KAZNATCHEV et A. TROPHIMOV (l’INSTITUT DE COSMO-ANTHROPOLOGIE, Novossibirsk, Pr. Jacques BENVENISTE (INSERM), Pr. Guy THIEUX, Pr. Régis DUTHEIL.

Jacotte starts a series of conferences and workshops on Multidimensional music effects on psyche and soma, in France, Belgium and Switzerland.

Conferences –  La SORBONNE, Paris :
De la civilisation du voir à celle de l’écoute avec un nouvel outil, la musique multidimensionnelleLe son véhicule de la conscience.

WORKSHOP – INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS BODY WISDOM, ARROWHEAD SPRINGS  California,  featuring John PIERRAKOS.

CONFERENCE SPONSORED BY INSTITUTE OF FRONTIER SCIENCE (Beverley RUBIK)
Genesis of Multidimensional music and its effects, San Francisco, U.S.A.

CONFERENCE AT INSTITUTE OF HOLISTIC HEALTH, SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY directed by Ken BURROWS
Therapeutic effects of Multidimensional Music .

CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP AT  INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE SCIENCE & CONSCIOUSNESS.
Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.

CONFERENCE AT PAVLOVIAN SOCIETY
Consciousness expanding through resonance with Multidimensional Music. Tarrytown, NY, USA.

CONFERENCE AT INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS  ON THE STUDY OF SHAMANISM AND ALTERNATE MODES OF HEALING
présidé par Ruth-Inge HEINZE. San Rafael, USA.

CONFERENCE AT SOCIETY FOR PSYCHIC STUDIES
Multidimensional Music a powerful transformational tool. Berkeley, USA.

CONFÉRENCE AU CENTER FOR INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE.
Healing inner fragmentation with Multidimensional music.
Sponsored by FOUNDATION FOR MIND BEING. San José, USA.

CONFERENCE SPONSORED BY FOUNDATION UNIVERSAL DIALOGUE
Consciousness expansion and psychic healing with Multidimensional Music.
Henry Dakins House, San Francisco, USA.

CONFERENCE AT DIVINE SCIENCE COMMUNITY CENTER, San José, USA.

CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP
sponsored by Healing Music Organization and Center for Harmonic Living. Boulder Creek, USA.

CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP À JOHN FITZERALD KENNEDY UNIVERSITY ,
sponsored by Laboratory of Consciousness research. Orinda, USA.

CONFERENCE AT REDWOOD CITY WOMEN'S CLUB. Redwood City, USA.

CONFERENCE AT FORT MASON ARTS CENTER. San Francisco. USA.

CONFERENCE AT INTERNATIONAL L.I.G.H.T CONFERENCE AT QUEEN'S COLLEGE. University of Cambridge. UK.

CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP AT INSTITUTE OF TRANSPERSONAL PSYCHOLOGY. Palo Alto. USA.

CONFERENCE AT CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF INTEGRAL STUDIES. San Francisco. USA.

CONFERENCE – PRESENTATION AT INTERNATIONAL SOUND SYMPOSIUM. San Jose, USA.

CONFERENCE AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF DREAMS, Copenhague.

WORKSHOP ATINTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE  : CITIZENSHIP IN AN INTERRELATED WORLD
Organised by EUROTAS. Regents College, Londres – UK.

WORKSHOP AT CENTRE DE THÉRAPIES EVOLUTIVES ET DE DÉVELOPPEMENT PERSONNEL.
Zarragoza, Espagne.

WORKSHOP AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE SOUND HEALING.
Santa Fe, USA.

CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP À L'INSTITUT DE PSYCHOLOGIE TRANSPERSONNELLE de Vladimir MAIKOV à MOSCOU.<

CONFÉRENCE À L'UNIVERSITÉ DE LISBONNE
sponsorisée par ALUBRAT

CONFÉRENCE AU CONGRÈS DE L’INSTITUT DE MUSICOLOGIE DE TUNIS. Tunisie.

PRÉSENTATION À LA CONFÉRENCE : QUANTUM SALUD. Madrid, Espagne.

CONFÉRENCE AU VI CONGRÈS INTERNATIONAL DE PSYCHOTHÉRAPIE SOCIO ET SOMATO ANALYTIQUE. Palais des Congrès, Paris.

PRESENTATION of  Multidimensional Music et REIKI – USUI conference. Evian.

CONFERENCE At CENTER of LIGHT and CONSCIOUSNESS. Valence. Espagne.

CONFERENCE À LA SOCIÉTÉ D'ÉTUDES PSYCHIQUES DE NANCY.

SPECIAL EVENTS

1997 : Jacotte CHOLLET is invited to play her music live in Keops (KHUFU) Pyramid in Ghyza.

2001/2002 : Jacotte travels extensively in the Amazon region, she reconnects with her passion for filming and studies the Amazon basin as a model for future development and integration of spirituality, inter communication, immense knowledge and ageless practice of balance, harmony and exchange with the environment.

2003 : Filming adventure in COLOMBIA, with Amerindians & video with Shuar Shaman Hilario CHIRIAP in EQUADOR, new projects aim at reconnecting different traditions & approaches to consciousness expansion, inner transformation & healing.

2008 : Travel and stay in Bali island.

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