Organization

Management Team

GOVERNMENT FILM COMMISSIONER AND CHAIRPERSON OF THE NATIONAL FILM BOARD OF CANADA
Claude Joli-Coeur
Phone: 514-283-9245

DISTRIBUTION, COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING
Raise awareness of the NFB outside of its walls”—that is, engage with our audiences, and build relationships with them using all the communications and marketing tools available to us.

Director General: Jérôme Dufour
514-283-9246

INSTITUTIONAL, LEGAL AND HUMAN RESOURCES SERVICES
Contribute to the NFB’s strategic goals by implementing strategies that promote excellence and the professional development of the organization’s human resources. Manage business relations and legal services. Lead strategic planning and government relations.

Director General: François Tremblay
Telephone: 438-938-3670


FINANCE, OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY

Integrate and support all NFB operations and priorities by taking leadership of major operational projects, and by supporting programming, accessibility and conservation activities, and all other strategic or operational activities through research and development.

Director General: Luisa Frate
Telephone: 514-283-9051

CREATION AND INNOVATION
Ensure that the NFB takes a global leadership role in creation and innovation through the work of all its production studios: the English Program and French Program studios (animation and documentary), as well as the Vancouver and Montreal interactive studios.

Director General: René Bourdages (starting September 1, 2016)
Telephone: 514-283-9245

English Program
Produce original and relevant documentaries and auteur animation.
Locations: Montreal head office and the studios in St. John’s, Halifax, Toronto, Winnipeg, Edmonton and Vancouver.
Post-production and marketing of these productions
Filmmaker Assistance Program (FAP)

Executive Director, Programming and Production: Michelle Van Beusekom
Telephone: 514-242-0376 

French Program
Produce original and relevant documentaries and auteur animation.
Locations: Montreal head office and the Canadian Francophonie Studio (Toronto and Moncton).
Post-production and marketing of these productions
Aide au cinéma indépendant – Canada (ACIC)

Executive Director, Programming and Production: Michèle Bélanger
Telephone: 514-283-9285

Interactive Studios
Produce innovative interactive and virtual reality works that lend themselves to audience engagement, act as an incubator for innovative projects and develop prototypes that can serve all NFB studios.
Locations: Digital studios in Vancouver and Montreal.

Executive Director, Programming and Production: Loc Dao
Telephone: 604-666-1151

 

INSTITUTIONAL PROGRAMMING AND PRODUCTION
Produce and coproduce outstanding works with the support of strategic partners from both the public and private, traditional and non-traditional sectors.

Executive Director: André Picard
Telephone: 514-546-2371