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  1. Interview with film director Danny Boyle

    Harriett Gilbert talks to the director of Shallow Grave and Slumdog Millionniare.

    First broadcast: 31 Mar 2013

  2. Tracy Chevalier

    The best selling author, Tracy Chevalier discusses her latest novel The Last Runaway.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2013

  3. David Bowie

    We ask if David Bowie's first album in 10 years is great, good or just so so.

    First broadcast: 17 Mar 2013

  4. Anais Mitchell and Jefferson Hamer

    The two American songwriters talk to us about their current release Child Ballads.

    First broadcast: 10 Mar 2013

  5. Haneke produces Mozart Opera

    The award winning film producer Michael Haneke directs Mozart's Cosi fan Tutte in Madrid.

    First broadcast: 03 Mar 2013

  6. 23/02/2013

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2013

  7. A Liar's Autobiography

    The Monty Python team reunited with their deceased colleague in this animated film

    First broadcast: 17 Feb 2013

  8. Woody Guthrie

    A previously unknown novel by US folk singer Woody Guthrie has just been published.

    First broadcast: 10 Feb 2013

  9. Zero Dark Thirty

    Controversial movie Zero Dark Thirty tells the story of the hunt for Osama bin Laden

    First broadcast: 03 Feb 2013

  10. The Perfect American

    Philip Glass's latest opera is based on the life and death of Walt Disney

    First broadcast: 27 Jan 2013

  11. Art in Marseilles

    Marseilles in southern France is one of the European Capitals of Culture for 2013.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2013

  12. 12/01/2013

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 12 Jan 2013

  13. African Music

    We ask three African music experts to pick their musical highlights from 2012.

    First broadcast: 06 Jan 2013

  14. A look back at 2012's Cultural Olympiad

    In a special programme, we look back at 2012's Cultural Olympiad.

    First broadcast: 30 Dec 2012

  15. Grimms' Fairytales

    The many ways the Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm have been adapted over the years.

    First broadcast: 23 Dec 2012

  16. Hitchcock & Psycho

    Film critic Owen Gleiberman on Hitchcock starring Anthony Hopkins

    First broadcast: 16 Dec 2012

  17. The Hobbit

    It's been nine years since The Lord of the Rings - was it worth the wait for The Hobbit?

    First broadcast: 09 Dec 2012

  18. Emel Mathlouthi

    The Tunisian singer talks about writing music for a revolution

    First broadcast: 02 Dec 2012

  19. Brian Eno

    Brian Eno talks about his new album Lux

    First broadcast: 25 Nov 2012

  20. Still Life Versus Moving Image

    Are moving images taking over from still ones?

    First broadcast: 18 Nov 2012

  21. Orhan Parmuk

    Mark talks to Turkish Nobel Laureate Orhan Pamuk

    First broadcast: 10 Nov 2012

  22. 03/11/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 04 Nov 2012

  23. 28/10/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 28 Oct 2012

  24. 21/10/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 21 Oct 2012

  25. 14/10/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 14 Oct 2012

  26. 07/10/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 07 Oct 2012

  27. 30/09/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 30 Sep 2012

  28. 23/09/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 23 Sep 2012

  29. 16/09/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 16 Sep 2012

  30. 09/09/2012

    The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

    First broadcast: 09 Sep 2012

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