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Mikael Colombu

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Years active  2010–present

Name  Mikael Colombu
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Full Name  Mikael Edouard Francois Colombu
Born  April 25, 1975 (age 48) (1975-04-25) Paris, France
Occupation  Film director, music video director

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Mikael Colombu is a French music video and film director. He created the animation style Jankyvision.


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Early life and career

Colombu was born in Paris, France on April 25, 1975. Colombu's father, Jean Pierre Colombu, was a French surgeon and his mother, Jeanne-Aelia Desparmet Hart, was a French fashion designer. Colombu moved with his mother and younger brother Kevin Colombu to New York City in 1986, then Boston in 1988, and back to New York City in 1991. Colombu relocated back to Paris, France in 1993 at the age of 18. Colombu began attending art school in 1996.

Career & Style

In 2010 Colombu created the animation style Jankyvision which is made mostly with photography. Jankyvision debuted as a project music video for the singer Bilal.

In 2013, Colombu directed a commercial for TY KU starring CeeLo Green.


  • Bilal – "Robots"
  • Onra - "Intro"
  • J Dilla - "Bus-A-Yo"
  • CeeLo Green - "Bodies"
  • The Weeknd - "The Knowing"
  • Cee Lo Green - "This Christmas"
  • Dirty Radio - "Found You"
  • Drake - "We'll Be Fine"
  • References

    Mikael Colombu Wikipedia