Jennifer Wemigwans

Jennifer Wemigwans

Program Completed at the CFC

Interactive Project Lab

Completion Year

2006

Current Information

Current Company

Invert Media

Current Title

President

Biography

Jennifer is a new media producer, writer and PhD candidate at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto, where she is exploring the convergence between education, Indigenous knowledge and new media technologies.

Since starting her company Invert Media in 2001, Jennifer has specialized in the creation of Aboriginal content by challenging herself and others to reveal new ways of knowing and seeing. From concept creation to development and production, Invert Media has provided writing and production services for a variety of projects in both the media industry and community.

In 2003, Jennifer attended the Banff International Television Festival as a CTV Fellow, and in 2004 she presented on perceptions of gender at the second annual New Perspectives conference on popular culture, technology, and society. In 2005 she was one of six directors invited to participate in Women in the Director’s Chair at the Banff New Media Institute. Since starting Invert Media in 2011, Jennifer has specialized in the creation of Aboriginal content for a variety of projects.