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Today's programme includes Japan Culture after the earthquake and tsunami; Gerardo Naranjo, director of the new Mexican beauty-queen meets drug dealers thriller Miss Bala and Korean Pansori music.
Image of Tsunami Damage in the Tohoku region of northeastern Japan taken
by Professor Akira Matsui, of the Nara National Research Institute for Cultural Properties (NNRICP). Used by kind permission of Professor Matsui.