Biography

Director: Ruaridh Arrow
Producer: Richard Shaw

Biography:
Ruaridh Arrow trained as a newspaper journalist before moving to Sky News as a producer and then to Channel 4’s Dispatches program. He has also produced programs for BBC News, More4 News and The Financial Times. While filming in Cairo he reported for the BBC from Tahrir Square during the Egyptian revolution.

Richard Shaw is head of development at Lion Television, one of the UK’s largest and most respected factual independent production companies. He was co-producer on Tanaz Eshaghian’s highly-charged film Be Like Others, a portrait of a generation of young Iranians undergoing gender reassignment surgery in Iran, which was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance. He devised and developed Britain From Above with Andrew Marr and created the travel series Rough Guide for C5, among others.