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Ben Roberts


Director, Film Fund

Ben Roberts

Ben Roberts is the Director of the BFI Film Fund, the UK’s largest public film fund. He is responsible for overseeing the BFI’s Lottery investments in film development, production and distribution, and leading the BFI’s international and new & emerging talent activities.

He has 15 years film industry experience across international sales, studio acquisitions, UK distribution and film finance gained from his time as CEO of Protagonist Pictures since 2007, and before that at Universal Pictures International and the independent UK distributor, Metrodome.