Speaker Manori Ravindran

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Manori Ravindran

London correspondent


Manori Ravindran is Executive Editor of International and Senior Writer at Variety magazine. Based out of London, she manages the global team of correspondents, in addition to reporting on the international film and TV markets. She is a frequent presence at major film festivals such as Cannes, Venice, Berlin and Toronto, as well as TV confabs like Mipcom and Series Mania. She was previously Editor of Television Business International magazine, and prior to that, International Editor of U.K. trade weekly Broadcast. She got her start in the industry at Realscreen magazine, where she served as news editor, covering the documentary and non-scripted market. She is a winner of National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards, and Folio's Top Women in Media Award. She is a member of the U.K.'s Broadcasting Press Guild, and a voting member of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).

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