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28/06/2011

Duration:
18 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 28 June 2011

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

On today's programme: A Better Life (pictured), Beyonce and Love Letter to Finnish.

Chapters

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  • A Better Life

    This new film is about a gardener in L.A. who tries to keep his son away from immigration agents. We talk to director Chris Weitz.

  • Beyonce

    Beyonce rocked the Glastonbury Festival's main stage at the weekend and has a new album. We review 4 and consider where her music has taken her.

  • Love Letter to Finnish

    Leading European linguist, Diego Marani on his New Finnish Grammar - a novel about memory, identity and a unique and lonely language.

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