Heather Cassano

Heather Cassano is an independent documentary filmmaker and the founder of Spin One Films. Her films blend an observational style with deeply personal narratives, striving to tell authentic stories through her personal experiences. Heather’s first feature documentary THE LIMITS OF MY WORLD (2018) screened at numerous film festivals internationally, winning three Best Documentary awards and a Jury Prize. She is now in production on her second feature documentary THE FATE OF HUMAN BEINGS, which has received support from numerous organizations including the LEF Foundation, UnionDocs, and Massachusetts Humanities. When she’s not making films Heather teaches at the University of Connecticut and is the Shorts Program Director of Salem Film Fest.