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It took Howard Carter 10 years to remove everything from King Tut's tomb. Today, if he had a contract with a producer, he would be asked to do it in a weekend.
February 1, 2004

‘It took Howard Carter 10 years to remove everything from King Tut’s tomb. Today, if he had a contract with a producer, he would be asked to do it in a weekend.’
Stéphane Millière, President and CEO, Gédéon Programmes, France

‘We produce to win Emmys.’
Tom Koch, director, WGBH International, U.S.

‘Even at the BBC, I’m locked into a struggle to open up the range and diversity of subjects that get shown on the main channels.’
John Willis, director of the BBC, U.K.

‘If there’s one thing in television that’s dangerous, it’s perception.’
Thomas Schreiber, Controller of Television, NDR, Germany

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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