Tricia Tuttle has been been appointed director, BFI Festivals, it was announced at the closing night of the BFI London Film Festival (Lff) on Sunday October 21. She takes over from Clare Stewart who is not returning to the role when her year’s sabbatical ends in December 2018.
Tuttle has led the Lff as interim artistic director this year after five years as deputy head of festivals at the BFI. Her new role will encompass Flare, London’s Lgbtq+ Film Festival.
”I congratulate Tricia Tuttle on her new role,