Honouring the Memory of Former NFB Commissioner Jacques Bensimon


Jacques Bensimon, former NFB Government Commissioner, director, producer, and scriptwriter passed away yesterday at the age of 69. He headed the NFB from 2001-2006 after a stint as president of Adajove Communications. “Jacques was my mentor, my colleague and my friend,” said current NFB commissioner Tom Perlmutter. He was passionate, intense and whole-heartedly devoted to