Joseph Paris works on social subjects and experimental forms, in documentary and fiction.
From 2010 to 2012 he creates short, exploratory forms, and participating in group exhibitions. A pioneer in the use of free licenses in video art in France, from 2008 to 2012 he lead the Kassandre collective, which defends and promotes filmmakers and videographers who have chosen Copyleft for their creations. In 2014 he directed Naked War, an extension of his experimental work in which he decodes the cinematographic grammar of the spectacular actions of Femen. In 2019 he produces video creations for two shows (Heptaméron and Maldoror) by baroque theater / opera director Benjamin Lazar, works on the series Exterminate All The Brutes directed by Raoul Peck for HBO, and directs To die gracefully, a 24h live cinema experience on Youtube.
In 2021, Joseph Paris finishes his new experimental and political feature film; The Flag.