Actress Jennifer Podemski finds new perspectives to tell familiar stories

She's one of 12 women being celebrated by Telefilm Canada and Birks at TIFF this fall.
Jennifer Podemski (Supplied)
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You may know Jennifer Podemski from recent films like Take This Waltz and Empire of Dirt

As a storyteller, Jennifer's goal isn't to tell new stories, it's to tell the same stories from an Indigenous perspective.

Jennifer is Saulteaux and grew up in Toronto. She's one of 12 Canadian women in film being celebrated at by Birks and Telefilm Canada at the Toronto International Film Festival next month.