Boris Razon is a journalist and head of new writing and transmedia at France Télévisions and a major player in the French web documentary scene. He experiments with different forms of transmedia narrative worlds and developing new types of web documentaries at France Televisions.
Boris studied history and literature at the Ecole Normale Superieure in Fontenay Saint Cloud. During his school years, he created a French magazine called Don Quichotte which became a partner of Le Monde. And shortly after the fall of this magazine, in 2000, he became editor-in-chief of Lemonde.fr, the newspaper’s website. There, he saw the quick progression of the digital environment from text to image and sound. He launched the web documentary collection of lemonde.fr and moved to France Télévisions in July 2011 with a focus on developing different forms of web documentaries in the digital division.