Denis Villeneuve is a French Canadian film director and writer. He was born in 1967, in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada. He started his career as a filmmaker at the National Film Board of Canada. He is best known for his feature films Прибытие (2016), Убийца (2015), Пленницы (2013), Враг (2013), and Пожары (2010). He is married to Tanya Lapointe.