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148 Phyllida Barlow, Jonathan Freedland, The decline of foreign language films2019-02-22 19:58:00
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149 Odaline de la Martinez, War Photography, Flack Review, Peter Tork Remembered2019-02-21 20:12:00
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150 Felicity Jones, Alan Partridge, Marina Abramovic2019-02-20 19:55:00
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151 Chiwetel Ejiofor, Come From Away, Short story competitions, Karl Lagerfeld2019-02-19 19:58:00
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152 9 to 5 the musical, Bryony Kimmings, Representation of sex in the arts2019-02-18 20:02:00
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153 Gabriela Rodriguez, Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, Andrea Levy tribute2019-02-15 20:00:00
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154 Ardal O'Hanlon, Tessa Hadley, The Umbrella Academy2019-02-14 20:10:00
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155 Leïla Slimani, Joe Cornish, Diane Arbus, Berlin Film Festival2019-02-13 19:53:00
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156 Anna Jordan, Terence Blanchard, Reappraising Horror2019-02-12 20:45:00
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Anna Jordan, Terence Blanchard, Reappraising Horror

It was in Manchester in 2013 that Anna Jordan won the Bruntwood Prize, the UK’s biggest national competition for new plays. She’s now back in the city with her new adaptation of a stage classic – Mother Courage. Bertolt Brecht set his play in 17th century Europe during the Thirty Years’ War but Jordan has moved the story into the future. It’s 2080, and Europe no longer exists, the countries have been replaced by a grid system with individuals struggling to survive between the warring factions. Six-time Grammy-winning composer and trumpeter Terence Blanchard has written the music for all of Spike Lee’s films since Jungle Fever in 1991, and this year he was nominated for a Bafta and an Oscar for his original score for Lee’s latest, BlacKkKlansman. The composer discusses his approach to his film music, and the challenge of writing the soundtrack for When the Levees Broke, Spike Lee’s 2006 documentary about the devastation of Blanchard’s home town of New Orleans. The success of Get Out at last year’s film awards gave many horror fans a sense that the genre was finally getting the attention it deserved when it came to the big prizes. But that hope has been dashed as once again, horror has failed to be included in any of the high profile categories in awards such as the Oscars and the BAFTAs. Actor and writer Jacob Trussell, horror film and music producer Mariam Draeger, and critic Gavia Baker Whitelaw discuss why horror should be getting more prizes at the big film awards.…read more

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158 Spike Lee and Thelma Schoonmaker, and Albert Finney remembered2019-02-08 20:03:00
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159 Broadway star Chita Rivera, Jeff Koons, Dan Mallory controversy2019-02-07 20:02:00
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160 Walls and Borders in Art2019-02-06 20:03:00
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