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Saturday Review

The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher, Anselm Kiefer, An Enemy of the People, Ida

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe and guests review Hilary Mantel's The Assasination of Margaret Thatcher, Ibsen's An Enemy of the People, an Anselm Kiefer retrospective, Ida and Transparent. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Appignanesi
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Mina

Saturday Review

Glenda Jackson as King Lear, The Innocents, Linda Grant, Elton John's photographs in Radical Eye, Close to the Enemy

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Glenda Jackson plays King Lear, French/Polish film The Innocents, Linda Grant's The Dark Circle, Elton John's photographs at Tate Modern, Poliakoff's Close to the Enemy on BBC TV. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Boycott
Interviewed Guest:
Melissa Harrison
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Free Thinking

Oscar Nominations 2017, T2 Trainspotting

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

On the day of the Oscar nominations, Matthew Sweet is joined by critics Dana Stevens and Ryan Gilbey and writer Christopher Frayling to survey the films of 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Dana Stevens
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Frayling
Interviewed Guest:
Stevie Mackenzie-Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Lipstadt

Saturday Review

22/04/2017

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Gemma Arterton and Bill Nighy in Their Finest. Christopher Hampton's The Philanthropist, Lisa McInerny's new novel The Blood Miracles, Ashley Bickerton, The Hours on Radio 4. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Viv Groskop
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Jane Unsworth
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Ekow Eshun
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Saturday Review

Frankenstein in Manchester, Palme d'Or winner The Square, The Immortalists, Tacita Dean, Annihilation

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Frankenstein at The Manchester Royal Exchange, Palme d'Or winner The Square, The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin, two Tacita Dean exhibitions and Annihilation on Netflix. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Susannah Clapp
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Saturday Review

Sicario, Teddy Ferrara, Jonathan Lee, Frank Auerbach, Black Roses

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The week's cultural highlights, including Sicario, the Donmar's Teddy Ferrara, Jonathan Lee's novel High Dive, Frank Auerbach at Tate Britain and Simon Armitage's poem Black Roses. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mullins
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Woolf
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Front Row

Man Booker shortlist, Amos Oz, Wifredo Lam exhibition, and Blair Witch

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The Man Booker shortlist, leading Israeli writer Amos Oz, Cuban artist Wilfredo Lam exhibition at Tate Modern, and the return of Blair Witch. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Amos Oz
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Eskil Lam
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Gale
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

Russell T Davies, PJ Harvey, The Eichmann Show

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Russell T Davies discusses his new shows, PJ Harvey talks about recording a new album in a glass box in front of the public and Ryan Gilbey reviews The Eichmann Show. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Sarah Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Russell T Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Mossman
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Craig
Interviewed Guest:
Cressida Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey

Front Row

Marco Polo; Behind the scenes at Nutcracker; Manakamana; The Christmas Truce in art

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Holland reviews Marco Polo on TV, behind the scenes at English National Ballet's Nutcracker, Manakamana reviewed, and the First World War's Christmas truce in art. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Tom Holland
Interviewed Guest:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Phil Porter
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Mayhew
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Producer:
Craig Smith

Front Row

Alexander McCall Smith; The Walshes review; Stella Feehily

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed. Alexander McCall Smith discusses The Forever Girl; a review of The Walshes, from the creator of Father Ted; and Stella Feehily on This May Hurt a Bit. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Alexander McCall Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Boyd Hilton
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman

Front Row

Jimmy McGovern, Tony Hatch, South American art

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Composer Tony Hatch, Jimmy McGovern on his new BBC drama, South American art at the Royal Academy and a review of The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Jimmy McGovern
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Hatch
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Hopkinson
Interviewed Guest:
David Quantick

Front Row

Male full-frontal nudity, Chris Lang, Stuart Hall's memoirs

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews. Male nudity on screen discussed, Chris Lang, writer of new ITV drama Innocent and the memoirs of cultural theorist Stuart Hall. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stig Abell
Interviewed Guest:
David Austin
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah McGill
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Gilane Tawadros
Interviewed Guest:
Kurt Burling
Producer:
Edwina Pitman

Front Row

Murray Gold on Doctor Who; Olivia Colman in Run; Maggi Hambling

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Composer Murray Gold on music for Doctor Who; Maggi Hambling's Cultural Exchange choice; TV thriller Run, starring Olivia Colman, reviewed; why black and white cinema is back. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Murray Gold
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Maggi Hambling

Front Row

Noah Baumbach, Playwright Helen Edmundson, Spanish thriller Marshland

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with Kirsty Lang, including screenwriter Noah Baumbach on Mistress America, playwright Helen Edmundson on The Heresy of Love and a review of Spanish thriller Marshland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Noah Baumbach
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Edmundson
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gilbey
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Bigsby