23rd Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
Masterclass: Sean McAllister
Sean McAllister is an award-winning documentary filmmaker celebrated as one of the UK’s most exciting talents. From his early films Working for the Enemy and Minders, both nominated for Royal Television Society Awards, to his successes, Sundance Jury Prize-winning Liberace of Baghdad, Japan: A Story of Love and Hate, and A Syrian Love Story, Sean’s work continues to inspire, surprise, and fascinate audiences. Sean will be describing his unique approach to documentary direction and camerawork. We will learn about what it is like to shoot a film in his home country and home town after spending many years on topics and protagonists in other parts of the world.