Thomas Salvador is a filmmaker, screenwriter and actor in his films. He has directed 6 short films selected and awarded at numerous festivals, including Petits Pas (Directors' Fortnight) and De sortie (Jean-Vigo Prize 2006). Resident at the Villa Medici in Rome, he wrote his first feature film Vincent (Has No Scales), released in 2015. The film was selected in more than forty festivals in France and abroad. The Mountain is his second feature film.