Marc Schmidt (Netherlands)

Marc Schmidt (1970) works as an independent director and location sound mixer of documentary films. After studies in filmtheory (Utrecht University) and media arts (Tilburg Art Academy), he initially worked as a sound engineer and video editor on a variety of film projects. He also directed a few short fiction films. But directing documentaries raised his interest, and gradually became his main occupation. The role of social codes in our lifes is a recurrent theme in his work.

Filmography

  • Schoolplein / Schoolyard
    2005
  • Frits Weeda, fotograaf zonder camera
    2005
  • In mei
    2006
  • Esmiralde, zestien jaar in 9 scènes
    2007
  • De Regels van Matthijs / Matthew's Laws
    2012
  • Het Chimpansee Complex
    2014
  • De wand
    2016

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.