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The National Film and Television School has appointed Michael Kuhn as chairman of its board of governors, with Peter Bazalgette as his deputy.

Kuhn, the former president of Polygram Filmed Entertainment, replaces David Elstein, who steps down as NFTS chairman this month after 6½ years. Bazalgette, chairman of Endemol U.K., is one of the country’s foremost indie TV producers.

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