Abandoned an interest in science in college to pursue his love of filmmaking. Then studied film at Université du Québec à Montréal.
Older brother of TED2013 speaker Martin Villeneuve, director of Mars et Avril (2012).
Doesn't use any music when he's editing which means the first edit of his films is without music.
First name is pronounced "Denny".
Favourite film is 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).
His first language is French.
All-time favorite film is Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).
Father of Salomé Villeneuve.