Assistant Academic Specialist, Documentary Filmmaker, Video Art
David Tamés is a Visiting Assistant Academic Specialist and Documentary Filmmaker with new media tendencies. He holds an 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.