Bridport Arts Newsletter

Meet the 2019 Curator

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We are pleased to announce Christine Langan as the Curator of the 2019 Page to Screen Festival! 

Christine Langan is an Academy Award nominated producer who started her career at Granada Televison where she developed and produced the acclaimed comedy drama series Cold Feet, Bafta winning drama The Deal and Academy Award nominated and BAFTA winning The Queen. In 2009, she became Head of BBC Films and executive produced a wide range of projects from Philomena to Saving Mr Banks. In 2016, Christine joined Steve Coogan as CEO of his production company BABY COW. She now oversees a wide range of TV comedy, TV drama and film projects including, most recently, Stan and Ollie  and the return of Alan Partridge in BBC1’s This Time With Alan Partridge.

“Cinema allows us to reflect on life in unique and diverse ways. I’m so honoured to have helped assemble this year’s eclectic programme of films and I hope that, in these politically charged times, audiences find it entertaining, stimulating and illuminating. 

“Sit back and meet courageous journalists, Oscar winning monarchs and misunderstood loners. Allow masterful, influential filmmakers Frank Capra, Alfred Hitchcock and Barry Jenkins to take you on a journey and experience the adapted works of a diverse range of writers from James Baldwin to Daphne du Maurier”.

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