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24/06/2011

Duration:
18 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 24 June 2011

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

Today's programme includes a review of a retrospective of one of the most popular painters of the 20th Century, the Belgian René Magritte and an interview with Djo Munga.

Rene Magritte
Golconda 1953
The Menil Collection, Houston
Copyright: Charly HERSCOVICI, Brussels-2011

Chapters

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  • Magritte

    Laura Cumming reviews Tate Liverpool's massive retrospective and finds herself both amused and moved by an enduringly popular artist.

  • Djo Munga

    We talk to the Congolese director whose new film has already won six awards from the African Movice Academy.

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