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Simon Shaps

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Simon Shaps is Managing Director, International Content, at CORE Media Group. He is former CEO of ITV's global production business and from 2005 to 2008 was ITV's Director of Television, with responsibility for commissioning and scheduling across ITV1 and all ITV's digital channels. He is chairman of five companies, Mercury Media, A Brand Apart TV, Open TV and Film, Back2Back and Ignite and is current chair of the National Film and Television School and a mentor for Women in Film & Television.

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Jonathan Safran Foer discussing his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.