Ian Dury biopic Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll; American writer Jonathan Lethem; British documentary film-makers Lucy Bailey and Andrew Thompson; and artist Emily Prince's ongoing war memorial project.
Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll
Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll is the new biopic of singer Ian Dury whose hits included Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick and Reasons to be Cheerful. In cinemas now, certificate 15.
Mugabe And The White African
British film-makers Lucy Bailey and Andrew Thomson discuss the difficulties of getting documentary footage under a Zimbabwean regime where filming is banned. Certificate 12A.
The exhibition ‘American Servicemen and Women Who have Died in Iraq and Afghanistan (but not including the Wounded, nor the Iraquis nor the Afghans)’ is at the Saatchi Gallery in London until 7 May.
American Author Jonathan Lethem
Lethem talks about his new book, Chronic City, set in a surreal Manhattan plagued by a run-away tiger, where the New York Times publishes a war-free edition and snow falls in August.