Homage to Catalonia – Scotland’s Catalan Film Festival will open with the UK premiere of the catalan – german co-production ’Hacking Justice’ (Clara Lopez Rubio and Juan Pancorbo) , documentary following the legal defence led by former Judge Baltasar Garzon to demonstrate the innocence of Wikileaks’ founder Julian Assange.
Clara Lopez Rubio and Juan Pancorbo, directors of the film will travel from Berlin to attend.
They will also give a masterclass earlier on Wednesday at @Edinburgh College of Art - Film and TV Room. Clara and Juan will share with Scottish audiences the process of making their first documentary film in challenging environment involving mass espionage, communication interception and whistle-blowers.
This masterclass is part of Homage to Catalonia, a week long celebration of Catalan Films in Scotland, organised by Cinemaattic.