Emma Donoghue on Room, Grey Gardens, Andrew Michael Hurley, Occupied
Emma Donoghue talks to Kirsty Lang about adapting her novel Room into a Bafta-nominated film. Plus Costa winner Andrew Michael Hurley discusses his first novel The Loney.
Emma Donoghue talks to Kirsty Lang about adapting her best-selling novel Room into a BAFTA nominated film, starring Brie Larson as a woman trapped in a shed with her child.
Matt Wolf reviews the European premiere of Grey Gardens, a musical based on the influential 1975 documentary of the same name, a riveting fly-on-the-wall account of an ageing mother and daughter living and together in squalor in a Long Island mansion.
Andrew Michael Hurley, winner of the Costa First Novel award for The Loney, discusses his unsettling tale set in 1976 on a wild section of the North West coast.
Diplomatic correspondent Bridget Kendall reviews Occupied, a new Norwegian drama series that imagines Russia has invaded Norway.
Presenter: Kirsty Lang
Producer: Timothy Prosser.
Emma Donoghue on Room
Andrew Michael Hurley
Costa First Novel Award
The winner of the 2015 Costa First Novel Award is The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.
Photo: © Johnny Bean
Role Contributor Presenter Kirsty Lang Interviewed Guest Emma Donoghue Interviewed Guest Matt Wolf Interviewed Guest Andrew Hurley Interviewed Guest Bridget Kendall Producer Timothy Prosser
- Fri 8 Jan 2016 19:15