Marseilles in southern France is one of the European Capitals of Culture for 2013.
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We ask three African music experts to pick their musical highlights from 2012.
In a special programme, we look back at 2012's Cultural Olympiad.
The many ways the Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm have been adapted over the years.
Film critic Owen Gleiberman on Hitchcock starring Anthony Hopkins
It's been nine years since The Lord of the Rings - was it worth the wait for The Hobbit?
The Tunisian singer talks about writing music for a revolution
Brian Eno talks about his new album Lux
Are moving images taking over from still ones?