Assistant Academic Specialist, Documentary Filmmaker, Video Arts
David Tamés is a Visiting Assistant Academic Specialist and Documentary Filmmaker with new media tendencies. He holds a MFA in Communication Design from Massachusetts College of Art and Design and an MS in Media Arts and Sciences from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
David co-founded MIT TechTV, the video sharing site for the MIT community, and in the early days of web video, was part of the team that produced The East Village, a groundbreaking entertainment web site and winner of New Media Magazine’s InVision Gold Award. He serves on the board of Filmmakers Collaborative. He is currently co-directing Farm and Red Moon, a feature-length, character-driven documentary investigating humane animal slaughter.
David has experience in video art, documentary, experimental film and video, cinematography, lighting, interactive media, and new media installation.