#81 | Fiona Clark | CEO Cork Film Festival

For our 81st episode, we’ve a special Podcast coming this week with Cork Film Festival CEO and Producer, Fiona Clark.

Fiona started out in arts education before progressing to senior positions in a number of respected UK theatres, Fiona then undertook a successful eight-year tenure commissioning, producing and programming new work for one of Britain’s most respected and innovative new writing houses, the Bush Theatre, including West End transfers, national and international touring on all scales, cross art form festival management and collaboration as well as robust management of a building-based arts organisation.

A former CEO of Get Connected, the UK’s national helpline service for young people
Fiona returned to the arts in January 2014 as Head of Development at the Irish Film Institute in Dublin, Fiona then subsequently joined the Cork Film Festival, Ireland’s first and largest film Festival in September 2016 and had a chat with us about this years exciting programme of work at the 64th Cork film Festival, which begins today.