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Jennifer Podemski's long list of TV and film credits for acting, producing and writing include The Rez, This Is Wonderland, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Take This Waltz and Republic of Doyle, to name a few. She is both a producer and actor in Empire of Dirt, coming out in select theatres November 22nd.  

See article on the Canadian Film Review website here


Going home was never an option for single mother Lena Mahikan (Cara Gee). But when her 13-year-old, Peeka (Shay Eyre) overdoses in the streets of Toronto, she is forced to return home to her estranged mother and face a life-long legacy of shame and resentment. Empire of Dirt is a story about second chances and summoning the power of family to soothe the pain of cyclical damage.

Cast: Cara Gee, Shay Eyre, Jennifer Podemski, Luke Kirby
Directed by: Peter Stebbings
Distributed in Canada by:  Mongrel Media

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 Photo Gallery: On Set of Empire of Dirt