Jennie Punter has written on Canadian films and covered SXSW, Hot Docs, and TIFF for Variety since 2008. She was a film critic and arts writer forThe Globe and Mail and The Toronto Star from 1992 to 2012. She has been a staff/contributing editor/writer for several Canadian arts and entertainment publications. From 2000 to 2012 Jennie was an active documentary field producer, researcher, and writer (Sphinx Productions, the NFB et al). She edited Our Words on Film (2017) an anthology of writing by TFCA members. She is the President of the board of directors of Wavelength Music, a non-profit concert series focused on independent music and arts. Since 2013, Jennie has been executive editor of Musicworks, a nonprofit Canadian publication that explores innovative music & sound from many places & perspectives.