The Week: People news - Courlander quits Outsider

Toby Courlander, a partner at the production company Outsider, has resigned to concentrate on writing a feature film.

Courlander joined Outsider in 1997, just after the company was launched by Robert Campbell, and has since produced for several directors, including David Lodge, Johan Gulbranson and Elaine Constantine. He is also known for his long association with the director Michel Gondry. There are no immediate plans to replace him.