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The Graduate

Cinema magazine programme. Francine Stock celebrates the 50th anniversary of The Graduate.

With Francine Stock.

As The Graduate celebrates its 50th anniversary, Tim Robey and Larushka Ivan-Zadeh have one word for us. Just one word. Plastics.

Korean director Bong Joon Ho explains why he teamed up with Welsh journalist Jon Ronson to make a vegetarian epic about a race of super-pigs that will save the planet.

Larushka Ivan-Zadeh returns to slug it out with fellow critic Simran Hans for the honour of getting their director in the A to Z of film-makers.

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Joe Stringer

 Joe Stringer, 18, is a young reporter with Into Film, an education charity that puts film at the heart of learning.  Joe has been a young reporter for 2 years.  During that time he has interviewed  Daniel Radcliffe and Certain Women director Kelly Reichart, and covered an I, Daniel Blake junket with Ken Loach, Paul Laverty and Hayley Squires.

Supported by the BFI and the film industry, Into Film is one of the world’s most extensive and fastest growing film education programmes for 5-to 19-year-olds. For information or to start an Into Film Club for free access to thousands of films and resources please visit

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Role Contributor
Presenter Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest Joon Ho Bong
Interviewed Guest Simran Hans


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