Dan Reed will join a panel of leading filmmakers to look at the future of “factual, feature documentaries with global appeal”.
Reed is also behind the award-winning and critically-acclaimed documentaries The Valley, Terror in Mumbai and The Paedophile Hunter.
Speaking of Leaving Neverland he said: “It shows how unfolding a complex, character-led, uncompromising and very, very long true story can still draw a mass audience in a landscape of info-mush and fake news.”
The Edinburgh TV Festival runs from August 21-23
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