Toronto native Jeremy Podeswa has directed for both television and cinema. His previous films include Eclipse and The Five Senses, and he’s directed such shows as Six Feet Under, Rome, Queer as Folk, Nip/Tuck, and Carnivale.
He is also the director of the upcoming movie Fugitive Pieces, the cinematic adaptation of Anne Michaels’ classic Canadian novel.
Podeswa will be speaking tonight at his Alma Mater, Ryerson University, as part of The Kodak Lecture Series. Podeswa will preview scenes from the film.
The lecture begins at 7:30pm this evening, at the George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre, 245 Church St. It’s free. For those who can’t make it to the venue, Ryerson will be streaming the lecture online.