Benoit Touchette has an extensive experience in the production and post-production of films, television series and commercials. In the film and television industry for the past 20 years, he has held various positions in post-production management and visual effects; coordinator, project manager, department director, visual effects producer, general manager and operations manager just to name a few. With more than 90 films, 30 TV series and more than 500 commercial projects in which he has been involved directly and indirectly, he also won in 2017 a Canadian Screen Awards for the movie Race for “Achievement in Visual Effects”. Benoit worked for vfx studios such as Buzz Image, Rodeo FX and Framestore before joining Mels in 2015 as Head of VFX and most recently adding a business development role to his tasks.

Benoit Touchette sessions


From Scandinavia to United States, a conversation in Montréal with VFX experts

For the 4th year, the Québec Film and Television Council will welcome a delegation of American producers during effects MTL and introduce them to Quebec’s visual effects industry. On this occasion, they will take part in a panel to share their experience. This conversation will be led by Benoit Touchette, Director of Visual Effects at […]