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Wednesday 08 December 2010

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

On today's programme: Somewhere (pictured), Steve Reich, Miami Art Fair and Anne Holt.

Photo: © 2010 Universal Studios


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  • Somewhere

    Chris Darke reviews the new film from Oscar-winner Sofia Coppola.

  • Steve Reich

    The winner of a competition to re-mix the music of the composer.

  • Miami Art Fair

    We report from this year's Art Basel Miami Beach fair.

  • Anne Holt

    The Norwegian novelist gives us a tour of her country through literature.

  • Somewhere

    Chris Darke reviews Somewhere - a new film from Sofia Coppola - about a Hollywood actor who re-examines his life after a surprise visit from his daughter.

  • Steve Reich

    Steve Reich

    One of the world's leading classical composers - Steve Reich - has submitted a recent compopsition to music fans around the world for reinterpretation; reworking, remixing and turning it upside down, as a competition. We spoke with him and the winning remixer of "2x5" about how classical music interacts with modern production techniques.

  • Art Basel Miami Beach 2010

    Our reporter in Miami reports from this year's Art Basel Miami Beach fair, one of the most important events in the arts calendar. Since it opened nine years ago, the fair has grown immensely and has become the quintessential platform for the Latin American art scene.

  • Read My Country

    Read My Country

    Photo: Jo Michael

    Writer, and former Norwegian Justice Minister Anne Holt chooses three works which offer a literary guide to Norway.

  • Anne Holt's novel

    Anne Holt's novel


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