Gerard Wessel

Gerard Wessel at IFFR

Photographer and writer Gerard WESSEL (1960, Netherlands) was educated at the School of Photography in The Hague. Immediately afterwards, he became a staff photographer for Nieuwe Revu in 1985. He became known as a chronicler of Dutch youth culture and 'court photographer' of pop star Herman Brood. Wessel is fascinated by people living on the fringes of society. In 2005 he made the documentary Jules Deelder − Jazz Is My Religion about writer, poet and Jazz DJ Jules Deelder.


Jules Deelder − Jazz Is My Religion (2005)

Gerard Wessel at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR