141 Martin Scorsese2020-01-27 19:25:00
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142 Pet Shop Boys, Emotional risk taking in the arts, The Eye As Witness2020-01-24 20:01:00
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143 Guz Khan, Calculating Risk, Northern Writing2020-01-23 20:15:00
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144 Terry Jones remembered by Michael Palin, Hugh Laurie on Avenue 5, Gabrielle Aplin2020-01-22 20:06:00
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145 Terry Gilliam, Samantha Strauss, Risk in art: Jeremy Deller, Picasso and Paper exhibition2020-01-21 19:57:00
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146 Dev Patel on David Copperfield, Front Row's Risk Season, bestselling author Kimberley Chambers2020-01-20 20:04:00
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147 Playwright Lucy Kirkwood, Terrence Malick's A Hidden Life, Sam Lee and Bernard Butler2020-01-17 20:08:00
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148 Charlize Theron on Bombshell, The Outsider reviewed, Ayeesha Menon, Independent Venue Week2020-01-16 20:03:00
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149 Fire in Australian art and culture, writer Ben Richards and The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel2020-01-15 20:10:00
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150 Michael B Jordan & Jamie Foxx, Spotlight directory, TS Eliot Prize winner Roger Robinson2020-01-15 17:12:00
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151 2020 Oscar Nominations2020-01-13 20:06:00
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152 Jonathan Coe, Johnny Flynn on Magnitsky the Musical, Selena Gomez album reviewed2020-01-10 19:55:00
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153 Laurie Nunn on Sex Education, Mary Jean Chan, Podcast news2020-01-09 19:53:00
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154 Freddie Fox, Costa Children's Prize winner Jasbinder Bilan, theatre ticket pricing2020-01-08 20:06:00
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155 BAFTAs so white, Adam Sandler, Costa First Novel winner Sara Collins, Fidelio reinvented2020-01-07 19:54:00
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BAFTAs so white, Adam Sandler, Costa First Novel winner Sara Collins, Fidelio reinvented

We discuss the controversy over this years BAFTA nominations. The most prominent categories - Best Film, Best Actor, Best Actress – remain predominantly white. There’s not a woman on the Best Director shortlist and all the Best Film nominees are stories about men. John Wilson asks the critic Larushka Ivan-Zadeh why this is and what it means for such awards. Do they have any meaning anymore? Adam Sandler on his new film Uncut Gems in which he plays a charismatic New York jeweller who makes a high-stakes bet that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Directed by Josh and Benny Safdie and filmed in a relentless handheld style with a soundtrack to match, Uncut Gems charts Ratner's failing attempts to balance business, family and adversaries on all sides in pursuit of the ultimate win. The Confessions of Frannie Langton has won the Costa First Novel Award. We speak to its author Sara Collins about her gothic novel that puts a mixed race woman centre stage in this page-turner about a double murder in Victorian London. American composer David Lang’s new opera is Prisoner of the State, a contemporary take on Beethoven’s only opera Fidelio, with its strong message about political oppression and freedom. David talks to John ahead of the shows premiere. Presenter: John Wilson Producer: Oliver Jones…read more

156 Sam Mendes on WWI movie 1917, Costa Book Awards 2019 winners2020-01-06 20:00:00
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157 Hugh Grant and Matthew McConaughey, Daisy Coulam, Bill Bryson2020-01-03 20:01:00
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158 Jojo Rabbit reviewed, Alex Michaelides, protecting artworks from light damage2020-01-02 19:53:00
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159 Beethoven at 2502020-01-01 19:15:00
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160 Cultural Quiz of 20192019-12-31 20:13:00
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