Main team

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Eric Gervais-Despres

Eric has been involved in the world of animation and visual effects for more than 25 years. During that time, he’s been working on both artistic and technical aspects in many companies like Softimage, Moment Factory, Terraglyph in Chicago, Walt Disney Feature Animation in L.A. and several other studios in Montreal and Toronto. After working on the movie « Snowtime », he opens his own 3D animation studio, nGenious located in Montreal and is now finishing his fifteenth animated feature, “Troll, a tale of a tail”.

Back in the days, Eric has taught visual effects at Cegep du Vieux-Montréal.

He is respected and recognized in the 3D animation world as a visionary, a visual effects supervisor and as technical director. He believes technology should learn from artist and not the opposite. He loves breaking technological barriers and wishes to use his knowledge to help other artists achieve their goals and vision.


Nadja Leblanc

Young and determined, Nadja has worked in the movie and animation industry since the beginning of her career.

Having studied in the field of communication, she knows how to motivate her colleagues to succeed on the projects she manages.

Among her many accomplishments, she has worked on Snowtime!, Quantico, as well as several commercials and video games. She is now part of the nGenious Studio team as the Head of Production on the the long-awaited movie "TROLL: The Tale of a Tail".

Nadja is an ambitious woman who always give her best on the projects she is working on.

Her ambitions and boundless energy keep the production rolling, we can not do without her!


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Benoit Parent

More than 35 years of experience in the world of high tech video. Benoit has a wide and diverse knowledge in the field of professional video, software development environment and quality control.

He has strong skills in problem analysis and resolution. These strengths have enabled him to work on several complex projects such as the Olympic Games in Atlanta, NAB Las Vegas, IBC Amsterdam, Broadcast Asia Singapore, Hollywood, etc. After all these years he has still the will to learn and brings this enthusiasm to work.

Benoit has now decided to make a big step forward and now opens his own studio. With his sparkling side he's the smile of the company!