As artistic director of the London Film Festival from 1969 Wlaschin was responsible for the increased international stature of the festival during his 15 year tenure. American-born, he worked for London Weekend Television before joining the National Film Theatre as programme director and beginning his association with the LFF.
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- Read Ken Wlaschin's Independent Obituary
- Read Ken Wlaschin's Variety Obituary