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The Strand - Monday 22nd February 2010

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

The best of the world's arts, film, music, literature and music brought to you every day. Presented by Harriett Gilbert. In today's programme: an exhibition celebrating the 400th anniversary of the artist Caravaggio, Marrakesh's Lost Storytellers, Jean-Pierre Jeunet's new film Micmacs and Sri-Lankan writer Ru Freeman's new book.

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28 minutes

Chapters

  • Caravaggio

    400 years after his death - the innovative Italian painter, Caravaggio.

    Duration: 06:45

  • The Lost Storytellers

    From Morocco, the story of the disappearing story-tellers.

    Duration: 09:10

  • Micmac

    From France, the latest movie from the director of Amelie...

    Duration: 05:10

  • Ru Freeman

    ...and the servant-problem in Sri-Lanka. We hear from a new young novelist.

    Duration: 06:06

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