Bourges is a Vancouver-based filmmaker originating from France. He is an Assistant Professor of Film Production at the University of British Columbia in the Department of Theatre and Film. His films navigate the intersection of documentary and fiction, with an emphasis on human relations within institutional systems. His practice is based on ongoing collaborations with his subjects, both actors and non-actors with lived experience within the systems depicted. Bourges’ work has been presented at numerous festivals and film spaces including the Berlinale, TIFF, Viennale, Centre Pompidou’s Cinéma du Réel, and the Lincoln Center’s Art of the Real.