- 30 November 2020
- by Simon David Eden
The Guardian - Film News
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Richard Ross, my mentor and friend of 40 years, who has died aged 84, was a passionate, kind-hearted intellectual and a pre-eminent figure in film education for three decades. A modest man who wore his achievements lightly, he was known by peers and students alike as Dick.
Born in Hokitika, New Zealand, Dick was the son of Paddy Ross
, who owned a cycle shop, and Muriel (nee Bell) a school teacher.
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