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The Strand - Tuesday 15th December 2009

The best of the world's arts, film, music, literature and music brought to you every day. Presented by Mark Coles.

The best of the world's arts, film, music, literature and music brought to you every day. Presented by Mark Coles.

On the programme today; The Addams Family tread the boards. Zambia's growing film industry.Photographer Rena Effendi has documented the lives of ordinary people affected by the vast pipeline snaking its way through Azerbaijan and Introducing...Isabelle Olivier - The French harpist whose new album brings in influences from jazz blues and Korean music.

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28 minutes

Chapters

  • Addams Family

    A new musical based on the weird Addams Family opens in Chicago.

    Duration: 07:32

  • Zollywood

    Zambia's big film hit that beat Spielberg at the box office.

    Duration: 07:30

  • Rena Effendi

    A remarkable book capturing the neglected faces of oil boom in the Causcasus.

    Duration: 06:10

  • Isabelle Olivier

    A "foolish" French harpist who just wants to play jazz.

    Duration: 08:08

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