David Sin

Head of Cinemas, ICO

David has worked in the independent film sector for over 25 years, as a Programmer, Distributor and Consultant, including spells as the Director of Cinema at the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) where he acquired and released films by directors such as Abbas Kiarostami, Jia Zhangke and Roy Andersson and launched J-Horror in the UK with Ring; as Head of Content at the BFI overseeing the Institute’s distributed films; and as the first Coordinator of Lincolnshire Cinemas, which became a model for rural cinema provision.  

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“Why cultural film is no longer a secret, independent cinema is thriving against the odds, says the ICO's Catharine Des Forges, and closer to home than Hollywood”

Read the full article on the Culture Professionals Blog, The Guardian

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