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Antonia Bird

26 May 1951 to 23 October 2013

A British director who highlighted important social issues through her work, Bird began her career on television directing early episodes of Eastenders (1985) and Casualty (1986). Her film credits included the BAFTA-nominated Priest (1994), Face (1997) and Ravenous (1999). Bird won two TV BAFTA’s, a Children’s BAFTA, and a BAFTA Cymru award.

- Read Antonia Bird's Guardian obituary here