Hear from award-winning Dutch director Tom Fassaert on the rewards and challenges of personal filmmaking. Tom’s most recent documentary, A Family Affair , is a “haunting exposé of familial love gone awry” (Sheffield Doc/Fest). The film was Opening Night selection and won the Special Jury Award for Dutch Documentary at IDFA in 2015. The director’s father, Rob Fassaert, who features prominently in the film, will also be joining the masterclass. A Family Affair will be screening directly after the masterclass at Filmhouse, Edinburgh, 6pm-8.15pm
Free to attend, but booking necessary.
The Scottish Documentary Institute is an Edinburgh College of Art research centre which provides an alternative model for creative documentary production.