David Dufresne is an award-winning independent writer and filmmaker. Fort McMoney, his latest interactive game documentary, produced by ONF/Arte, was a finalist at the SXSW festival 2014, won several international awards, and was acclaimed by the New York Times as the “marriage of the film and the video game.” In 2010, he authored and co-directed Prison Valley with Philippe Brault (Upian/Arte), which won the World Press Photo 2011 (Best interactive non-linear work) and Visa pour l’image 2010 (Best web documentary, France). David Dufresne has also published a dozen investigation books. He lives in Montreal.
Fellow, MIT Open Documentary Lab
Comparative Media Studies/Writing