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Dame Joan Bakewell | Joan Bakewell CBE | Joan Bakewell DBE
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I think the fact that people are phased out, people like Moira Stuart
and Selina (Selina Scott
) - out of the public eye - when they become a certain age is a real disadvantage to serious broadcasting. There's a whole segment of the British population that does not see its equivalent in serious broadcasting and that is women over 55. Now, that is not healthy for a broadcasting organisation's ...
British Culture Secretary, Chris Smith, appointed her as the new Chair of the British Film Institute in 1999. She has been a BFI Governor since 1994, and served as Deputy Chair to Alan Parker
, now Chairman of the newly formed industry organisation, the Film Council.
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