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Cameron Bailey

Cameron Bailey named TIFF artistic director and co-head

Board adopts two-headed leadership model.

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India’s NFDC chief granted stay order after appealing dismissal

Gupta was granted the order after appealing in the Delhi High Court.

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JJ Abrams' Bad Robot hires former Fox exec for TV role

Rachel Rusch was responsible for shows including Prison Break and The X Files.

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Simon Mirren, Jamie Carmichael launch Atlantic Nomad

First two projects are UK spy series The Knowledge, crime series Hammerhead.

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A24 co-founder John Hodges to depart

Executive was at New York-based company since inception in 2012.

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Bob Osher returns to Miramax

Osher formerly led Sony Pictures Digital Productions for seven years.

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Event Cinema Association head Melissa Cogavin steps down

Cogavin steps down after founding the organisation six years ago.

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Ireland's Element Pictures expanding, reveals staff moves (exclusive)

Emma Norton has been promoted to development producer.

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London Film School appoints Greg Dyke as chairman

Former director general of the BBC will succeed outgoing chair Mike Leigh in April.

Liza Chasin

Ex-Working Title executive Liza Chasin launches 3dot Productions

Venture to develop and produce scripted programming, features.

Pierce Conran

XYZ Films hires Pierce Conran as South Korea executive (exclusive)

New arrival has been based in Seoul since 2012 and founded 2Mr Films with Lee Sang-woo.

Gary Barber

MGM CEO Gary Barber in shock departure

Executive exits after seven years at helm as Tomb Raider stumbles in North America.

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Filmart: Former Le Vision exec joins Endeavor China

Ronan Wong will help the agency with developing, investing in and distributing Chinese-language content.

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Ava DuVernay to direct superhero pic 'New Gods' for Warner Bros

Wrinkle In Time director offers thanks to New Gods creator Jack Kirby on Twitter.

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Stuart Ford's AGC Studios hires raft of senior execs from IM Global

Hires include Michael Rothstein, Bonnie Voland.

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Pulse Films rings changes at non-fiction division

No Greater Law set to receive world premiere at Tribeca.

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Co-founder at 'The Crown' production company Left Bank stands down

Marigo Kehoe leaves to pursue transatlantic opportunities.

Leigh adams

BFI hires director of education and skills (exclusive)

Leigh Adams to oversee organisation’s education and training strategies.

Greg Shapiro

Greg Shapiro reunites with Stuart Ford at AGC Studios

New head of film won Oscar for The Hurt Locker.

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Lisa Marie Russo to head £1m BFI Doc Society Fund (exclusive)

The Spirit of ’45 to oversee grants as Doc Society’s film fund executive.