Matt D’Avella is a filmmaker, content creator, and public speaker best known for his hit Netflix documentary Minimalism: A Documentary About The Important Things. He is a passionate advocate of minimalism and simplifying life, and his mission is to help others live more meaningful, intentional, and fulfilled lives.
Matt has amassed a massive following on YouTube, where he shares videos on minimalism, psychology, fitness, personal finance, and life. His work has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Guardian. He also hosts a popular podcast called The Ground Up Show, which features interviews with some of the world's most creative, inspiring, and influential people.
Matt’s journey to minimalism began when he downsized his life and moved into a tiny house. He was inspired by the freedom and simplicity of this lifestyle, and he wanted to share it with the world. This inspired him to create his documentary Minimalism, which was released in 2016 and quickly gained traction. It has since been seen by millions of people around the world and has earned him numerous awards and accolades.
Matt is also a highly sought-after public speaker and has appeared at events such as TEDx and SXSW. He is passionate about helping others find balance and purpose in their lives and to make conscious choices that lead to fulfillment. Through his work, Matt strives to inspire people to make the most of their lives and to live with intention.