Halle Berry in Extant; International Museums; A Hard Day's Night

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Extant is a new sci-fi series produced by Stephen Spielberg and starring Halle Berry as an astronaut. It's being broadcast on television in the US, but in Britain it's being streamed on demand. Boyd Hilton of Heat Magazine reviews and considers the burgeoning ways of small-screen viewing.

Tomorrow the Art Fund both announces the winner of Museum of the Year and holds their inaugural museums summit. To discuss the value of museums in today's social and economic climate, Front Row brought directors from the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Detroit Institute of Arts, and Palestinian Museum, together with the director of the Art Fund.

Influential American architect Louis Khan's designs can be seen in Yale University and the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad. Now an exhibition of his models, drawings and photographs are being exhibited in the Design Museum and architect Amanda Levete reviews.

Plus it's been 50 years since The Beatles film A Hard Day's Night was released. David Hepworth revisits the film and tells John whether it works today and how its influence can still be seen.

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Tue 8 Jul 2014 19:15

Extant

Extant
Extant is a new sci-fi series produced by Stephen Spielberg and starring Halle Berry as an astronaut. It's being broadcast on television in the US, but in Britain it's being streamed on demand. Boyd Hilton of Heat Magazine joins John to review the series.

Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture

Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture
Influential American architect Louis Khan's designs can be seen in Yale University and the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad. Now an exhibition of his models, drawings and photographs are being exhibited in the Design Museum. Architect Amanda Levete reviews.

A Hard Day's Night

A Hard Day's Night

It's been 50 years since The Beatles film A Hard Day's Night was released. David Hepworth revisits the film and tells John whether it works today and how its influence can still be seen.

A Hard Day's Night is running at the BFI in London until 17 July 2014.

The Art Fund Museum of the Year

Tomorrow the Art Fund both announces the winner of Museum of the Year and holds their inaugural museums summit. To discuss the value of museums, in today's social and economic climate, Front Row brought directors from the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Detroit Institute of Arts, and Palestinian Museum, together with the director of the Art Fund.

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterJohn Wilson
Interviewed GuestBoyd Hilton
Interviewed GuestGraham Beal
Interviewed GuestJack Persekian
Interviewed GuestWim Pijbes
Interviewed GuestStephen Deuchar
Interviewed GuestAmanda Levete
Interviewed GuestDavid Hepworth
ProducerClaire Bartleet

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