Kingsman: The Secret Service; Puppeteer Basil Twist; Album Auctions
Arts news. Samira Ahmed talks to director Matthew Vaughn and Kick Ass writer Mark Millar about the film Kingsman: The Secret Service. Plus an interview with puppeteer Basil Twist.
Samira Ahmed talks to director Matthew Vaughn and Kick Ass writer Mark Millar about Kingsman: The Secret Service, which stars Colin Firth as a spy mentoring a new recruit.
Puppeteer Basil Twist, who worked on Kate Bush's recent concerts, on reviving the Japanese tradition of moving screens, called Dogugaeshi.
As figures reveal the extent of BP's sponsorship of Tate Galleries, Samira discusses the relationship between arts organisations and big business.
And as two bands - Wu Tang Clan and Sexual Objects - auction their new album as a single copy, Samira talks to Sexual Objects front man Davy Henderson and Forbes Magazine editor Zack O'Malley Greenburg.
Corporate Sponsorship and the arts
Kingsman: The Secret Service
Album auctionsTwo bands - Wu Tang Clan and The Sexual Objects - are auctioning their new albums as single copies. Front man of The Sexual Objects, Davy Henderson, and senior editor at Forbes, Zack O'Malley Greenburg, discuss this unique take on marketing music.
Corporate sponsorship and the artsFigures have shown the amount of money BP have sponsored Tate Modern. We discuss the relationship between arts organisations and big business sponsors.
Role Contributor Presenter Samira Ahmed Interviewed Guest Matthew Vaughn Interviewed Guest Mark Millar Interviewed Guest Basil Twist Interviewed Guest Davy Henderson Interviewed Guest Zack O'Malley Greenburg Producer Philip Sellars