Eva and Marc will be talking with LIDF director Patrick Hazard about their work. The similarities and differences in their approaches, the films that have influenced them, and the projects they have on the go at the moment. Using examples from their work throughout the evening.
Eva Weber is an award-winning director and producer. ‘The Intimacy of Strangers’ her first documentary, was featured at the LIDF in 2007, and since then we have screened all her films to date: ‘The Solitary Life of Cranes’, ‘Steel Homes’. Original, and visually stunning her work always receives an enthusiastic response.
Since 2001 Marc Isaacs has made more than 10 documentaries for the BBC and Channel 4. His films have won numerous awards at international festivals as well as Grierson, Bafta and Royal Television Society accolades. His work has been discussed in many articles and books, and Marc is a guest tutor at the London Film School, National Film and Televisions School and Royal Holloway University.
His most recent film ‘Outside the Court’ recently screened on the BBC.