Jean Bourbonnais National Film Board of Canada
Toon Apprentice Workshop for Teens

Jean Bourbonnais was born in Regina in 1976. He grew up in Orléans and studied French Litterature at the University of Ottawa. Drawn increasingly to filmmaking, he moved to Montréal and studied at Concordia University's Mel Oppenheim School of Cinema until 2003. He is now a projectionnist at the National Film Board of Canada where he also gives Animation Workshops. Jean is an independant filmmaker and has shot his second feature film this summer.