West Newton, Massachusetts
Heather Cassano is a documentary filmmaker whose work spans multiple media platforms. She has presented her work in the form of installation art and documentary film, with recent exploration into online interactive media.
Heather is originally from Maryland, but has been heavily influenced by her time studying cinema and photojournalism in North Carolina and Copenhagen. Her films are reminiscent of the direct cinema movement, adopting a patient, invested approach with her subjects.
Heather recently earned her Master's in Fine Arts from Emerson College and now teaches documentary production.
I have been in the industry since 2013.