GERALDINE DARDANO

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Born: Sorengo, Switzerland

the 5th January 1972

Nationality Swiss  and Italy

Adress: 6612 Ascona  (Ticino – CH)

 

Education

 

High School

Art School “A. Frattini” – Varese, Italy

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University
1992-1997

The “Brera Academy of Arts”- Milan, Italy

Degree in Stage Design: 110/110

Further Education

Master “C.I.S.A” 1995-1996

Industrial Arts and Design School

“Computer Animation based on Silicon Graphics”

Lugano, Switzerland

 

IT Knowledge

 

Photoshop – Illustrator

 

Languages

 

Mother tongue: Italian

Excellent: french

Good: english spanish

Discreet: german

 

Professional  Experience

 

June – August 2018

Production Designer
Film  “I SEGRETI DEL MESTIERE”
Rough Cat – Amka Film- RSI production

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April – June 2018

Props and set decorator
Film – “THE ZURICH LIAISON”
SyQuali production Zürich

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Febrary – March 2018

Production Designer
Docufiction – “1918 Fuga dalla Russia”

RSI production

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Febrary 2018

Production Designer
Promo Commercial – “30 anni di Radio 3”
RSI production 

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September 2107

Production Designer
Corto “TEOREMA”
directors Amos Pellegrini e Sebastiano Piattini
production Rough Cat 

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July – October 2107

Set Decorator
Serie TV “IL GUARDIACACCIA
director Andrea Canetta

production RSI

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June – August 2017

Set Decorator
mini serie TV “CASA FLORA”
director Elisabetta Marchetti

production Amka Film

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June – August 2016

Set Decorator

Film: “FINDING CAMILLE

Director: Bindu De Stoppani

Film production: Hugo Film (ZH) – Echo Film (BZ)

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September – November 2015

Set Decorator

Film: “IL NIDO

Director: Klaudia  Reyniker

Film production: AMKA (CH) – TEMPESTA FILM (I)

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March – June  2015

Set Decorator

Film fiction: “LE TEMPS D’ANNA

Director: Greg Zglinski

Film production: CAB Production (CH)

Lausanne – Switzerland

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May – October 2014

Set Decorator

Film: “STATION HORIZON

Director: Pierre-Adrian Irlé & Romain Graf

Film production: JUMP CUT – TSR

Valais – Switzerland

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November 2013 – January 2014

Interior Designer

Private house

Rome

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August – October 2013

Set Decorator

Film: “DEUX JOURS AVÈC MON PÈRE

Director: Anne Gonthier

Film production: PCT

Valais – Switzerland

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June – July 2013

Production Designer

Mokumentary:
OPERAZIONE LOMBARDIA

Directed by: Fulvio Bernasconi

Production by: Cinedokké – TSI

Ticino – Switzerland

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May 2013

Production Designer

Spot: “EMMENTALER

Directed by: Chris Niemeyer

Production by: Plan B (Zurich)

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April – May 2013

Production Designer

Short film: “17 ANNI

Directed by: Filippo Demarchi

Production by: Cinedokké

Ticino– Switzerland

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March – April 2013

Art Director & Graphics

Ice Cream Shop – Gelateria ItalianaPUNTO
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Munich – Germany

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Mai – June 2013

Interior Designer & Graphics

Dental Clinic & Associated

Terni – Italy

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February – April 2013

Interior Designer

Clinic Office

Terni – Italy

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December – January 2012-2013

Interior Design

Shop “DOLCE LIVIA

Lombardy –Italy

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May 2012 – July 2012

Set Decorator

Film: “DIE SCHWARZEN BRUDER

Directed by: Xavier Koller (Oscar Academy Awards) (cast Moritz Bleibtreu..)

Production Designer Frank Bollinger

Coproduction Suisse – Germany – Italy

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November 2011 –April 2012

Designer

BLUESIDE“– Steroglass

Perugia – Italy

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August 2011- August 2012

Designer collaboration
with “FRANCESCOPARETTIDESIGN” Studio

Italy

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January 2012

Creative Director

PrivatFOOD&DECO

Food: Christine RossetBerenholc

Italy

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December 2011

Set Decorator

Spot “GOAL

directed by Fulvio Bernasconi

production by Cinédokké

Switzerland

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August 2011

Creative Director

PrivatFOOD&DECO

Food: Christine RossetBerenholc

Italy

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August- September 2011

Set Decorator

Preproduction Film “DIE SCHWARZEN BRUDER

Production Designer: Gòtz Weidner

Art Director (SuisseItaly) René Jauch

directed by Urs Egger

production by  EnigmaFilm Gmbh (D) & Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG (CH)

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May 2011

Graphic Designer

Ice Cream ShopEVILabel

Milano

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October 2010 – January 2011

Production Designer finalist

RSI SPORT Studio’s concept

Produced by RSI (SwissTelevision)

Lugano- Suisse

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January 2011

Interior Designer

Private apartment

Milano

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June  2010

Production Designer

PreproductionKILLERS and ZEN” Film Project

Director Giorgio B.Borgazzi

Milan – Italy

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April 2010

Production Designer & Graphics

Videoclip and Movie Poster: “LAST SUMMER” The Filmakers

Directed by Giorgio Bonecchi Borgazzi

Produced by MetaxaProduction

D.O.P Marco Zimprich

Venezia

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November 2009 – January 2010

Production Designer

Short film: “URKA BURKA

Directed by:  Giorgio Bonecchi Borgazzi

Produced by MetaxaProduction

D.O.P:  Marco Bassano

Winner Paris Festival “Prix Des Femmes”

Genova

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June 2009

Interior Designer

privatePENTHOUSE 06” – Palm Jumeira– Dubai

UAE

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November 2008

Graphic Designer

Movie Poster “AMERICA

Short Film directed by Giorgio Bonecchi Borgazzi

Produced by MetaxaProduction

Voice: Luca Solbiati

Milan

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April – August 2008

Assistant Set Decorator

Film “VINCERE

Directed by Marco Bellocchio

Production Designer Marco Dentici

Set Decorator Laura Casalini

produced by Off Side

Torino- Trento – Roma

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April – May 2008

Production Designer

TV studiosEURO 2008

produced by RSI- Suisse television

Lugano – Switzerland

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September December 2007

Assistant Set Decorator

Film “IL SANGUE DEI VINTI

Director: Michele Soavi

Stage Design: Andrea Crisanti

Set Decorator: Laura Casalini

produced by “Media One

Roma– Saluzzo- Italy

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March – August 2007/3

Set Decorator

TV Series “QUESTA E’ LA MIA TERRA 20 anni dopo

produced by “Mediavivere

Directed by: Raffaele Mertes

Production designer: Stefano Gianbanco

Set Decorator: Laura Casalini

Cristina Esigibili – Dardano Géraldine – Rome

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MayNovember 2006

 Assistant Set Decorator

TV Series “R.I.S 2

Directed by: Alexis Sweet, Pierre Belloni & Valerio Jalongo

D.O.P: Lorenzo Odorisio & Claudio Bellero

produced by “Nova Films”- Rome

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April – May 2006

Production Designer

Short FilmOTTO PAROLE

Directed by: Giorgio Bonecchi Borgazzi

D.O.P: Marco Sgorbati & Paolo Bellan – Lombardia – Italy

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January – April 2006

Assistant Set Decorator

Film “LA MASSERIA DELLE ALLODOLE

Directed by: Paolo and Vittorio Taviani

Production designer: Andrea Crisanti

Set Decorator: Laura Casalini – Rome

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November december 2005

Set Decorator

Film “IL NOSTRO MESSIA

Production Design: Ivana Gargiuli

Directed by: Claudio Serughetti

produced by “Treespictures” – Roma

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Octobre January 2005 /2006

Graphic Designer

IMMAGINE 3

Collaboration with the photographic studio

Marinella Paolini and Gianni Franchellucci – Roma

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September 2004  July 2005

Interior Design

HotelLA MASALETodi – Italy

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April – May 2004

 Assistant Production Designer

Film:  A TROIS C’EST MIEUX

Direced by: Laurance Katrian

Production Designer: Laurance Brenguier

Cast: Mimie MathyMichèle Bernier and Isabelle de Botton

Coproduction by TF1 (FRANCE) TSR (SWISS)

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February – April 2004

Production Designer 

TV Studio “EUROPEI 2004

Football Championships

produced by RSI – (Swiss Television)

Lugano – Switzerland

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April – October  2003

Interior &  graphic 3D master with Marina Albertini

Hotel “PLAZA CROWNE HOTEL”- Refurbishing

Geneva – Switzerland

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October 2002 – February 2003

Assistant Production Designer

SWISS GENERAL ELECTIONS 2003

Production Designer: René Jauch

produced by: Swiss Television Studios

Switzerland

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September2002 – October 2002

 Assistant Production Designer

Film: “LE VOYAGE DE LA GRANDE DUCHESSE

Producer: TSR/Mars Intern. Productions, Paris

Directed by : Joyce Bunuel

Production Designer : René Jauch,

produced by: France 2(FR2)- Mars International Productions- TSR.

Switzerland – France

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February 2002 – September 2002

Assistant Production Designer

EXPO 02  Grand Exhibition

Production Designer: René Jauch

Ticino02 – stand

Bienne – Switzerland

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September October 2001

Interior Designer

Privat flat

Milan-Italy

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July  2000

Production Designer & Lighting

Ballet: “WESEN

Odeon Theatre

Choreography : Lukas Gaudernak – Vienna

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April 2000 –  June 2002

Assistant Production Designer

Film: “STRADA PRINCIPALE
Director: Bianca Conti Rossini

Produced by TSI – PCT

Production Designer: Fabrizio Nicora – Switzerland

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January  2000

Production Designer

Multimedia Theatre Event: “INGORGO COSMICO

Directed by: Federico Caprara

in Co-operation with E&V- Gerardo Wuthier

Lugano – Switzerland

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August 1998 – August 1999

Creative Director

CD ROM: SERGE BRIGNONI – Arte e Collezione

Project realized by CEISIC (DEPARTMENT FOR CULTURE HAVANA)
CUBA
FINALIST  “MOEBIUS” PRIZE

Lugano- Switzerland

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June 1999

Production Designer & Lighting

Ballet: “MAI” Odeon Theatre

Choreography by: Lukas Gaudernak – Vienna

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August 1998 – March 1999

Assistant Production Designer

Ballet: “LA BAYADERE

Opera House

Choreography by: Vladimir Malakhov

Production Designer: Jordi Roig

Vienna

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June 1998

Production Designer & Lighting

Ballet: “VON WEISSEN KISTEN” Off – Ballet IV- Odeon Theatre

Choreography by: Lukas Gaudernak – Vienna

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February 1998

Graphics Designer

Movie Poster: “ELVIS DEAD AT 58

Short Feature Film

Directed by: Giorgio Bonecchi Borgazzi

Selected for “Sundance Film Festival” :

recommended by   “American film critics

“Noir in Festival”   – 2nd  prize

Turin Film Festival”- 3rd prize

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March 1997 – March 1998

Assistant Production Designer

Ballet: VOLFGANG AMADE

Opera House

Choreography by: Renato Zanella

Production Designer: Jordi Roig

Vienna

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December 1997

Department for Decoration and Costumes

Work experience

direction of Annette Beaufays Bundestheaterverband

Vienna

 

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