British Council appoints senior film programme manager

www.screendaily.com | 8/10/2017 | Tom Grater
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EXCLUSIVE: Former BFI and Creative England exec joins film team.

The British Council has hired Jay Arnold to the role of senior programme manager for film.

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He replaces Will Massa, who joined the BFI’s National Archive team in June.

Arnold will play a key role in the development and management of the Council’s increasing film portfolio, making sure that film and media play an important part in the organisation’s cultural relations work.

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He will work closely with the Council’s five film programme managers in a team lead by director of film Briony Hanson.

Arnold worked at Sheffield’s independent cinema The Showroom from its opening in 1995 until 2003. He also had a stint at Screen Yorkshire, before joining Creative England as head of film culture and then the BFI, where he worked on the Film Audience...
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