Magazine article Screen International

Jane Roscoe Appointed LFS Director

Magazine article Screen International

Jane Roscoe Appointed LFS Director

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EXCLUSIVE: Former SBS exec takes over from Ben Gibson at London Film School.

Former SBS executive Jane Roscoe is to become director of the London Film School, taking over from current director Ben Gibson in August.

Roscoe, a published academic who launched the Centre for Screen Studies and Research while working at the Australian Film, Television & Radio School, was most recently the UK-based head of International content at Australian network SBS, where she acquired features and brokered international co-productions.

The Australian executive was formerly network programmer at SBS, where she spearheaded the launch of channel SBS Two.

Roscoe, who takes over from out-going director Ben Gibson after his 14-year stint at the school, said: "I am thrilled to have the opportunity to lead the LFS as it approaches its 60th anniversary. The move to the Barbican will further enhance the School's ability to educate for creativity, and stay connected to a fast changing film industry. …

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