Fabien Dufils is a very creative Director and prolific with avant-garde ideas; he loves to shoot and has a pronounced taste for directing actors. Fabien has the Particular eye, with the point of view and sensibility needed for the commercial and Film industry. Born and raised in Paris, Fabien’s love for films long began as a child, collecting hundreds of VHS movies as references and inspiration! Since 2000, he has directed over 40 commercials and 200 music videos for several great international artists such as David Guetta and Tina Arena to name a few. In early 2001, Fabien produced and directed a music video entitled “French Kiss” for the track “you are my high” by a Sony BMG Artist (Demon) and received numerous awards including an MTV Awards nomination. The music video was later exhibited in the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The video became the first most played French music video universally. In 2002, Fabien directed “Mr Bird”, his first short film, which was screened at different festival and won prizes. A year later, he followed up with his second short film entitled “Toute une vie”, which also screened at festivals and won a few prizes. Fabien has directed numerous high fashion commercials in the Advertising Market for Brands like Olay, Pantene, Clearasil, Vidal Sasson, Ponds, Clear, Chap Stick, Stolishnaya, and Herbal Essence in addition to different Fashion Houses. Fabien is currently working on a few short films; Soldiers of Love is one of them and intends to serve as an introduction to a feature Film. He has completed the script for his feature film and it is at present in the pre-production stages.
Based in NYC but works globally.