Matt Bissonnette was born and raised in Montreal, where he studied English and Film at Concordia University. He then read law at Queen’s University, was called to the Ontario bar, but retired two weeks later to write and work in movies. He has written and directed three feature films Looking For Leonard, 2002, and Who Loves The Sun, 2006, and Passenger Side, 2009. His debut novel, Smash Your Head On The Punk Rock, was published in the spring of 2008. The first two installments of his ongoing video project Your Home Movies, entitled Nowhere Man and Long May You Run, have been shown at Canada, a contemporary art gallery in New York City. Bissonnette currently lives in Los Angeles.
- Los Angeles
- JoinedAugust 8, 2013