Mamoun Hassan

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Mamoun Hassan is a screenwriter, director, editor, producer and teacher of film who was instrumental in encouraging, supporting and developing British Cinema from the early 1970s through to the end of the 1980s.


He was head of production of the British Film Institute during the 1970s,[1] following which he moved to the National Film Finance Corporation.[2] Born in Jeddah, in Saudi Arabia.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Allon, Yoram; Del Cullen; Hannah Patterson (2001). Contemporary British and Irish film directors: a wallflower critical guide. Wallflower Press. p. 81. ISBN 978-1-903364-21-5. 
  2. ^ Street, Sarah (2008). British National Cinema. Taylor & Francis. p. 251. ISBN 978-0-415-38422-3. 

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