Simon Chinn is a double Academy Award winning producer best known for Man on Wire, which won over 30 international awards, including the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, the BAFTA for Outstanding British Film, and the Sundance Grand Jury Prize. He also produced the Academy Award winning Searching for Sugar Man, as well as The Imposter and The Green Prince. He is the founder of Red Box Films and co-founder of Lightbox.
A special UK Jewish Film preview followed by a Q&A with two-time Academy Award-winning producer, Simon Chinn.
Attending this event
Films screening at this event
- Ursula Macfarlane
- UK, USA
- 98 min
A modern-day studio mogul, producer Harvey Weinstein almost singlehandedly revolutionised the film industry in the 1990s, churning out indie classics such as Pulp Fiction and Shakespeare in Love. Sexual assault rumours have persisted for years, but it was only in 2017 that shocking details of his alleged behaviour saw the light of day, prompting the launch of the global #MeToo movement. Giving voice to the many accusers for the first time, Untouchable is an important if painful account of his alleged crimes, and the culture of silence that allowed them to happen.