Class of 1996 – HBA, Innis, CSI
Jesse Wente graduated from Innis College in 1996 with an Honours BA in Cinema Studies. Wente is the Head of Film Programmes for TIFF Bell Lightbox, and is also a critic at CBC’s Metro Morning. Wente has been a highly regarded Canadian Feature Film Selection Committee member at the TIFF for four years. Additionally, he is a passionate and creative administrator in the arts and First Nations communities. His responsibilities will include overall film scheduling, Limited Runs, in addition to overseeing series and TIFF Cinematheque programming.