281 Kurt Russell on playing Santa, Poet Ruth Fainlight, Damien Hirst's Qatar sculptures2018-11-20 20:07:00
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282 Marianne Faithfull, I'm a Celebrity without Ant, Kirsty Latoya2018-11-19 20:05:00
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283 Jane Fonda2018-11-16 20:06:00
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284 Golden Age of Irish Prose - North and South of the Border, Hepworth Sculpture Prize Winner2018-11-15 19:57:00
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285 Arts Education in schools - a Front Row debate from Leicester2018-11-14 20:47:00
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286 Fantastic Beasts 2, Viruses turned into art, Fernand Léger, Heart of Darkness2018-11-13 21:20:00
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287 The Coen Brothers, stage fright, The Interrogation of Tony Martin2018-11-12 19:57:00
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288 Helena Bonham Carter, Ben Schott, 11-11: Memories Retold video game2018-11-09 20:14:00
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289 Marin Alsop, Russell Howard, Political cartoonists2018-11-08 19:53:00
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290 Danny Boyle's Armistice Day tribute, White Teeth the musical, singer-songwriter and poet Emily Maguire2018-11-07 20:00:00
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291 Paul Dano, Venice floods and the impact on its cultural heritage, the department store in art2018-11-06 20:07:00
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292 Steve McQueen, Erica Whyman on Romeo and Juliet, Gender-swapped theatre2018-11-05 19:59:00
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293 Boy George, Colourisation of film, John Cooper Clarke2018-11-02 20:04:00
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Boy George, Colourisation of film, John Cooper Clarke

As Boy George releases his first new album with Culture Club in almost 20 years – simply called Life - he talks about being a changed man and contrasts making music today with the band’s heyday in the 80s. Academy award winning director Peter Jackson has added colour to archival footage from WWI for the first time in his new film They Shall Not Grow Old. But how is this colourisation achieved and how does changing its colour affect the way we experience the film? BFI National Archive Curator Bryony Dixon and film historian Ian Christie discuss. John Cooper Clarke, the razor-sharp poet with the rapid-fire delivery, is one of the defining figures of the late 70s. Over the years he’s been variously referred to as The Bard of Salford, The Godfather of Punk Poetry and more recently, perhaps to his own surprise, as a National Treasure. Now 69, he joins Front Row to perform and talk about his first new collection for decades, The Luckiest Guy Alive. Presenter: John Wilson Producer: Sarah Johnson…read more

294 Cecelia Ahern, The world's tallest statue, Pansori opera, Homecoming TV adaptation2018-11-01 20:05:00
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295 Wilfred Owen Commemoration, Markus Zusak, Sarah DeLappe2018-10-31 20:11:00
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296 Dark Heart, La Traviata, Parks and concerts2018-10-30 20:03:00
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297 Florence Pugh and Alexander Skarsgård in The Little Drummer Girl, Darkness and writing, Tom Odell2018-10-29 19:55:00
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298 Thom Yorke, Audiobooks and reading, Beetlejuice at 302018-10-26 19:06:00
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299 Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, Composer Howard Blake, Hepworth Prize for Sculpture2018-10-25 19:28:00
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300 The Hate U Give, House of Cards, Measure for Measure2018-10-24 19:20:00
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