Sir John Hegarty was instrumental in establishing the New Blood programme over 40 years ago, and has been a pioneer for driving innovation and culturally relevant work for his whole career. Here, Hegarty talks to this year's emerging talent about the role industry should play within culture and creativity.
Talk: Sir John Hegarty at New Blood Festival
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