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Michael Russell is a TV producer and director. Previously he was Chief Executive of the SNP and an MSP in Edinburgh's Holyrood Parliament. He devised and edited the award-winning Glasgow - The Book, which celebrated Glasgow as the European City of Culture in 1990 and Edinburgh - A Celebration, published for the 1992 European Summit. Michael Russell was founder and first director of the Celtic Film and Television Festival, and among other programmes produced a documentary on Werner Kissling, which was transmitted by the BBC in 1996. He lives in Argyll.