" Born on November 12th, 1968 in the South of France, Stephane Pachot makes
his first steps in music at the age of 16.
Objector to the educational system, he approaches very fast the artistic
creation in self-taught.
His growing passion for creation pushes him towards drawing, painting,
sculpture, then photography in the late 80's.
After a brief passage to the art college of Avignon, he begins his professional
life in Paris as fashion photographer. He returns on one year later to
his native South to privilege a quality of life while working as photographer.
In 1990 he discovers
the cinema on the mythical shooting of the film "Les Amants du pont
Neuf" from Leos Carax, where he works as manager trainee then assistant
It is then the period of the journeys that begins, in 91, with a long
crossing of the United States. An initiatory journey which gives him the
taste of the adventure and the meeting.
In 93, he works as cameraman on a documentary series, " Les chateaux
de la Loire " for a Quebec production. He will follow the team in
Quebec, and he works there as composer of advertising musics and cameraman
for a local channel.
Of return in France, in Avignon, Stéphane Pachot dashes into the
video direction, with a first video clip and short fiction films. He works
with a group of passionate persons within a local association.
In 1996, return in the United States, in New York, to direct
its first 16mm short film "Unlucky". The film was produced within
the framework of a training in New York film Academy.
The following year, new New York experience for the shooting
of " Looking for woody ", a short film which he co-direct with
6 other companions. He also signs the editing and the music soundtrack.
This very original film, constituted only by still pictures and sound
recordings will have a noticed release and will be broadcast on several
TV channels around the world.
At the end of the 90s, his professional activity turns to the
institutional and advertising film. He will so realize more than 50 films
for agencies of communication.
With this audiovisual experience, Stephane Pachot also exploits his educational
capacities as trainer for schools of cinema and private companies in France
Between 1998 and 2001, during numerous stayings in Austria, he
realizes a film for the Austrian national education, and works as editor
in Vienna for internet television.
In 1999, meeting with the company of theater " The Black
Ears ". He works on the promotion of the troop (photos, films, web
site), and collaborates with the Gaite Montparnasse theater in Paris.
Realization of posters and creation of the web site of the theater.
In 2001 Stéphane Pachot leaves to Brazil then to the Lebanon
with the director Degaulle Eid for the shooting of the film " Cursed
be the exile ", a 52 minutes fiction documentary. Co-author of the
film, he also realizes the frame and the editing. The film will be bought
by TV5 who schedules one hundred of broadcastings on the 5 continents.
Between 2002 and 2004, Stephane Pachot composes successively
2 musics TV commercials (announcers: ANIBI and ACTIS), broadcasted on
all the French channels.
At the same time he dashes into the production of a first album to concretize
15 years of music.
In 2004, meet with Gilbert Conil of the company "entreimages"
for which he works as director, artistic director and webmaster.
In January, 2006, release of Stephane Pachot's 1st album under the name
of YODACITY, "far and back" is an intimist and poetic album.
Creation of the label Selfish Music.
crossed boss in the art to juggle with various supports of artistic expression,
he is interested more and more in internet as means to communicate otherwise.
A research work which the ammène to develop " documentary
Web " to express its poetic vision of the world... "
S.J. parution "Voix Nomades"
DOES NOT TURN OUT GREAT ABILITIES..."