Felix Dufour-Laperriere was born in 1981, in Chicoutimi, Quebec. He studied, lives and works in Montreal. His films are divided between animation, essays and experimental shorts. They show a constant tension between narrative and formal exploration and maintain a close relationship with the visual and contemporary arts. His work has been featured in numerous festivals, galleries, museums and national and international events and has won several awards and distinctions. After a dozen short films, he is currently developing a first animated feature, New Town.