UK Film Distributors To Create 200 Training Places For Women & Renew BAME Paid Internship Scheme

The UK’s Film Distributors’ Association is getting out in front of the industry’s diversity problem.
Speaking at the FDA’s summer reception in the House of Lords today, the organization’s president and former Columbia Pictures C…

The UK’s Film Distributors’ Association is getting out in front of the industry’s diversity problem. Speaking at the FDA's summer reception in the House of Lords today, the organization’s president and former Columbia Pictures CEO David Puttnam, revealed "a game-changing increase in FDA's commitment to training and development on behalf of UK film distributors.” Among measures will be “a minimum of 200 new training places for women working in film distribution, supporting…