More than 5000 women left their jobs in the TV sector between 2007-2010. We hosted a panel event with the MediaGuardian Edinburgh International Television Festival to explore and debate this disturbing trend.
Event recorded on 17 March 2010.
Journalist Kate Bulkley chairs a panel of guests, including:
Rebecca Barrie - The Cavendish Psychotherapy Practice
Jay Hunt - Controller at BBC1
Kate Kinninmont - Chief Executive at Women in Film and Television
Camilla Lewis - Head of Factual Features at talkbackTHAMES
Anne Morrison - Director at BBC Academy
Simon Shaps - Chairman of Mercury Media and the National Film & Television School.