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First broadcast:
Thursday 26 January 2012

Francine Stock talks to three Oscar-nominated directors - Martin Scorsese, Michel Hazanavicius and Woody Allen.

Uggie, the Jack Russell from The Artist, has been snubbed by the Academy despite an online campaign to have him receive a best actor nod. But should animals receive Academy Awards? Susan Orlean, author of a new biography of Rin Tin Tin, believes so. She explains why.

Director Volker Schlöndorff discusses his Oscar winning film from 1979, The Tim Drum, an adaptation of Gunter Grass's celebrated novel of the same name.

And former cast member of Radio 4's The Archers Felicity Jones discusses her new film, Like Crazy.

Producer: Craig Smith.


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  • Rin Tin Tin

    Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legacy by Susan Orlean is out on February 1st, on Atlantic Books.

    Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legacy
  • Like Crazy

    Like Crazy, directed by Drake Doremus and is in cinemas from this weekend

    Like Crazy



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