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- Julie Christie


- Sharjah Biennial

Julie Christie
Julie Christie in 1961

In this edition, we listen to an interview with a beautiful British screen icon.

Julie Christie is famous for her roles in films like Dr Zhivago and Don't Look Now, made back in the 1960s and 1970s. Now she's back on our screens, starring in a new film, Away From Her, which looks set to win awards. Julie Christie talks to us about her fame and good fortune.


Vocabulary from the programme

the knowledge that people do not live forever

a concept
an idea

the western thought pattern
the way of thinking in the western world

to deal with something
to include something

to get lucky
to experience good fortune

to put something away in a drawer
to forget about something


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