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Al Brown
Head of Video, VICE UK

Al Brown is Head of Video for VICE UK, leading the commissioning, development and creation of programming for VICE’s own digital channels, broadcast television, feature films and branded content.

Under Al’s leadership, VICE creates more premium, original online video content for a youth audience than anyone else, recently winning a slew of awards including Best Original Web Channel at the Broadcast Digital Awards 2014 – where the judges commented “an outstandingly courageous channel that defines 2014″ – and Best Video Journalism at the Online Media Awards 2014.

Al programmed VICE’s extensive slate of screenings and panels at Sheffield Doc Fest 2014, including the inaugural Rule Britannia open pitch session, which saw VICE opens its doors to external filmmakers for the first time to deal with its growing demand for content.