Humanities & Culture

Cinema Studies Institute

a cinema studies degree equips students with critical thinking and close reading skills

Betty Xie is not only a film festival programmer and a filmmaker, she’s also a Cinema Studies grad.

Betty Xie (Hon. B.A., 2014) leveraged her education in Cinema Studies and Asia Pacific Studies into a career as a documentarian with a focus on diaspora, migration and identity. She also draws attention to Asian cinema through her work for the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival. Learn more about Betty here.