About

Madeleine Holt is a filmmaker and education campaigner. Formerly culture correspondent on BBC Newsnight, she is the 2019 winner of the Fred and Anne Jarvis award for education campaigning, given by the National Education Union.

Madeleine is co-founder of the Rescue Our Schools campaign for creative, locally accountable and properly funded state education. RoS is a founding member of the More than a Score alliance for alternatives to high stakes testing in primary schools.

She runs the pioneering Meet the Parents enterprise, which encourages families in North London to support their local comprehensive schools. See www.meettheparents.info.

Steve is an experienced all-round filmmaker. He was initially a picture editor on Panorama and Arena, then Channel 4. He subsequently moved into filming, producing and directing and became a series producer. Awards include a BAFTA for best single documentary, a FELIX (European Academy Award) Special Mention, and a UNICEF award for furthering the rights of the child.