Jean-Luc Bennahmias is a French politician. Bennahmias was National secretary of the Green Party, Regional councillor and Chairman of the Green Group on the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Regional Council, Member of the European Parliament, he joined in 2007 the Democratic Movement, sat on the European Parliament's Committee on Employment and Social Affairs and was a substitute for the Committee on Culture and Education, a substitute for the Committee on Petitions, a member of the delegation for relations with South Africa, a substitute for the delegation for relations with Canada. Bennahmias was the candidate of the Democratic Movement for the municipal elections in Marseille in March 2008, he left the centrist party to create his own centre-left party in 2014. Advanced Technician's Certificate University diploma in training Journalist He is of Sephardi Jewish descent. European Parliament biography Declaration of financial interests Marseille Democrate - Unofficial website of the Democratic Movement in Marseille
Best Brains, Inc. is an entertainment company based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. It is best known for the creation and production of the comedy/sci-fi television program Mystery Science Theater 3000, a.k.a. MST3K; the company ceased producing the program when it was cancelled by the Sci-Fi Channel in 1999 and closed its studio. The company functioned as the holder of the MST3K brand for negotiating home video releases of the show on Shout! Factory and its availability on streaming services like Hulu. According to Joel Hodgson, the name "Best Brains" came from "...a phrase I found in a magic catalog. It was the old'Vick Lawston' magic catalog; the copy read something like:'from some of the Best Brains in the magic business!'"On November 5, 2007, Jim Mallon and Paul Chaplin of Best Brains revived the MST3K brand by launching a new series of Flash-based animated shorts featuring the robots of Mystery Science Theater 3000 on the official website. The series was ended after several months due to cost issues.
On November 10, 2015, Shout! Factory announced it had purchased MST3K and its associated intellectual property from Best Brains for an undisclosed sum. On the same day, MST3K creator Joel Hodgson announced a crowdsourcing campaign to revive the program; the campaign turned out to be one of the most successful in Kickstarter history. Official Site for Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Best Brains, Inc