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Dame Joan Bakewell | Joan Bakewell CBE
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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...
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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