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.
400 years after his death - the innovative Italian painter, Caravaggio.
The Lost Storytellers
From Morocco, the story of the disappearing story-tellers.
From France, the latest movie from the director of Amelie...
...and the servant-problem in Sri-Lanka. We hear from a new young novelist.