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Minefield at Royal Court, The Nice Guys, Versailles, Francis Spufford, Dora Maurer

Minefield at Royal Court, The Nice Guys with Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe, BBC's Versailles drama series, Francis Spufford's novel Golden Hill, Dora Maurer exhibition.

Minefield at London's Royal Court Theatre examines the personal effects of The Falklands War on veterans from both sides using testimonies of the actors who are all former combatants.
The Nice Guys is a new film with Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe as a couple of mismatched private eyes
BBC TV is showing Versailles, a drama series about the goings-on at the court of Louis XIV- the Sun King - has already caused consternation in France, but why?
Francis Spufford's first novel Golden Hill is set in the grubby dangerous world of Manhattan in 1746: New York before it became New York.
The 50 year career of Hungarian conceptual artist Dora Maurer is marked in an exhibition at London's White Cube Gallery
Tom Sutcliffe's guests are Richard Eyre, Francis Stonor Saunders and Jamila Gavin. The producer is Oliver Jones.

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45 minutes

Minefield

Minefield

Minefield is at the Royal Court in London until 11 June 2016 as part of the LIFT Festival.

Images above and left: © Manuel Abramovich

The Nice Guys

The Nice Guys

The Nice Guys  is in cinemas now, certificate 15.


Francis Spufford

Francis Spufford

Golden Hill by Francis Spufford is available in hardback and ebook now.


Versailles

Versailles

The first episode of Versailles is available to watch on BBC Iplayer now. The series continues on BBC Two on Wednesday 9 June at 9pm.


Dóra Maurer

Dóra Maurer

Dóra Maurer 6 out of 5 is at the White Cube Mason’s Yard in London until 9 July 2016.

Image: © the artist. Photo © White Cube (Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd). 

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest Richard Eyre
Interviewed Guest Francis Stonor Saunders
Interviewed Guest Jamila Gavin
Producer Oliver Jones

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  • Sat 4 Jun 2016 19:15

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