141 Screenwriter Amanda Coe, Bad films we love, Diana Evans2019-12-24 19:57:00
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142 The Goes Wrong Show, Slow Painting, Reviving the high street with culture2019-12-23 19:57:00
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143 JJ Abrams, musicals moving from stage to screen, Derek Owusu2019-12-20 19:57:00
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144 Robert De Niro on The Irishman, subverting the gaze, The Witcher showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich2019-12-19 19:58:00
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145 Saoirse Ronan, The Book People goes into administration, How to paint babies2019-12-18 20:01:00
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146 Taron Egerton, A Christmas Carol, Joe Stilgoe2019-12-17 20:11:00
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147 Mark Gatiss, Kate Rusby, Creating New Traditions2019-12-16 20:17:00
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148 Jonathan Pryce, Survival literature, Fictional politicians2019-12-13 19:57:00
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149 Francesca Hayward on Cats and Romeo and Juliet, Joker composer Hildur Guðnadóttir2019-12-12 20:06:00
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150 Mike Bartlett, staging of art exhibitions, Any One Thing2019-12-11 19:52:00
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151 Teenage Dick, Traces review, Olga Neuwirth, Nobel Prize for Literature controversy2019-12-10 19:59:00
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152 Gender Imbalance in Art Collections, Whitechapel Bell Foundry, Three Sisters Rewired2019-12-09 19:58:00
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153 Inua Ellams on Three Sisters, Noah Baumbach on Marriage Story, Art goes Bananas2019-12-06 19:54:00
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154 Front Row at BBC Music Introducing Live2019-12-05 19:45:00
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155 Lesley Manville, Turner Prize, Bat for Lashes2019-12-04 20:03:00
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156 Difficult comedy audiences, Netflix v cinema?, Honey Boy, Romesh Gunesekera2019-12-03 19:58:00
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157 Edward Norton, Elizabeth is Missing, artist Luke Jerram2019-12-02 19:58:00
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158 The Boy in the Dress, Turner Prize Shortlisted Artists, The First Nowell2019-11-29 20:01:00
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159 Atlantics, Scheherazade and 1001 Nights, Political parties' arts manifestos2019-11-28 20:01:00
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Atlantics, Scheherazade and 1001 Nights, Political parties' arts manifestos

Atlantics is a Senegalese supernatural romantic drama directed by Mati Diop. She made history when the film premiered at Cannes, becoming the first black woman to direct a film featured In Competition at the festival. Atlantics went on to win the Grand Prix. Be Manzani reviews. Now that the political parties have released their manifestos, the BBC’s arts editor Will Gompertz, and Kieran Yates, journalist and author who writes about culture and politics, assess the parties’ planned commitment to investing in arts and culture. Poets Ruth Padel and Daljit Nagra discuss the continuing lure of Scheherazade, the legendary enchantress from One Thousand and One Nights ahead of a performance of Rimsky Korsakov's Scheherazade by the City of London Sinfonia at London's Queen Elizabeth Hall. The performance will include specially commissioned poetry by both poets, inspired by Rimsky Korsakov's music. Presenter: Kirsty Lang Producer: Hilary Dunn…read more

160 Tributes to Clive James and Sir Jonathan Miller2019-11-27 20:03:00
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