Beyond The Box Office

Friday 7 January 2011, 2.30AM to 6.30pm

A presentation and debate on the cultural impact of film and its relevance to our lives. The panel consists of Ian Christie, Professor of Film and Media History, Birkbeck College, London; Duncan Petrie, Professor of Film and Television, University of York; Carol Comley, Head of Strategic Development, UK Film Council; Sally Joynson, CEO Screen Yorkshire; Estelle Morris, Former Secretary of State for Education and Skills and Minister for the Arts; Andy Harries, CEO Left Bank Pictures and Film and TV Producer; and Bertrand Moullier, Senior Consultant, Narval Media

Andrew Higson, Professor of Film and Television, University of York will chair the debate.

The presentation and debate will will run from 2.30pm to 4.30pm; and will be followed by refreshments and tours of the new building.

Location: Department of Theatre, Film and Television, University of York

Admission: Open to all, but please RSVP to: info@screenyorkshire.co.uk