Simon Kessler is a French documentary filmmaker based between Montreal and Paris. He has directed and developed a number of documentaries for network television, including the National Geographic and Planète+ channels. His documentary In Search of Flight AF447 has premiered at the FIGRA Festival in 2019 and has been featured by the Guardian, France Inter, Radio-France International and Radio-Canada.
In addition to his television work, Simon has developed a number of self-produced short documentaries. His personal practice privileges intimate portraits of people, places and institutions in intersticial moments.
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