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The Film Programme

The Crying Game

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cinema magazine programme, presented by Francine Stock. Stephen Woolley, producer of The Crying Game, reveals what he had to do to keep the movie's famous twist a secret. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Woolley
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Sandra Hebron
Interviewed Guest:
Ceyda Uzun

The Film Programme

Andrea Arnold

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Oscar-winning director Andrea Arnold discusses her road movie American Honey with Francine Stock. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea Arnold
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca O'Brien

The Film Programme

Paul Verhoeven

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cinema magazine programme. Francine Stock talks to the controversial director of Basic Instinct and Robocop, Paul Verhoeven. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Verhoeven
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Kelly Reichardt

Front Row

Tamsin Greig, Birdman, Turner in January

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tamsin Greig talks about taking on a musical in Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, plus the verdict on Michael Keaton's Oscar-tipped performance in Birdman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Producer:
Sarah Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Tamsin Greig
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
James Bridle
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Topsfield

Front Row

The Trials of Jimmy Rose, Cerys Matthews and Timberlake Wertenbaker, Zambezi News, Miss Julie

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang speaks to Cerys Matthews and Timberlake Wertenbaker about Our Country's Good and to Zimbabwean comedy duo Zambezi News about their work. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Dreda Say Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Timberlake Wertenbaker
Interviewed Guest:
Cerys Matthews
Interviewed Guest:
Jake Kerridge
Interviewed Guest:
Comrade Fatso
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Outspoken
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey

Front Row

Barbara Hepworth, Scientology, Nell Zink, Carnegie Medals

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed visits the new Barbara Hepworth show. She also talks to novelist Nell Zink and the winners of the awards that children's authors and illustrators really want to win. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Penelope Curtis
Interviewed Guest:
Tanya Landman
Interviewed Guest:
William Grill
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Zink

Front Row

Ant-Man, Artist Marc Quinn, Clueless at 20, North Korean author Hyeonseo Lee

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news, with a review of Ant-Man, artist Marc Quinn, Clueless's popularity 20 years after release and North Korean writer Hyeonseo Lee's memoir of escape. With Samira Ahmed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Hyeonseo Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Jen Chaney
Interviewed Guest:
Bim Adewunmi
Interviewed Guest:
Marc Quinn
Producer:
Ellie Bury

Front Row

David Tennant, Eddie the Eagle, Alison Brackenbury, Jeff Nichols, Evelyn Glennie

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang talks to Jeff Nichols about his new film Midnight Special, hears David Tennant's thoughts about Hamlet and sees Eddie the Eagle's exploits brought to the screen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
David Tennant
Interviewed Guest:
Jeff Nichols
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Brackenbury
Interviewed Guest:
Evelyn Glennie
Producer:
Julian May

Front Row

Sharpe on Flowers, Don Warrington on Lear, Yvvette Edwards

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts magazine programme. Samira Ahmed talks to Will Sharpe about Flowers, the surreal Channel 4 sitcom he has written and directed, and in which he stars with Olivia Colman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Will Sharpe
Interviewed Guest:
Don Warrington
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Yvette Edwards

Front Row

Jeremy Irons and Richard Eyre celebrate Bristol Old Vic's 250th, Disorder, 10 Cloverfield Lane

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson, including Jeremy Irons, Lesley Manville and Richard Eyre on Long Day's Journey into Night at Bristol Old Vic and a review of 10 Cloverfield Lane. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Irons
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Manville
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Eyre
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Winocour
Interviewed Guest:
Matthias Schoenaerts
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey

Front Row

Zadie Smith, William Trevor, Lucy Kirkwood, Allied

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Poet Paul Muldoon on William Trevor, Zadie Smith discusses her latest novel, Swing Time, Tim Robey reviews Allied and Lucy Kirkwood discusses her new play, The Children. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Lacey
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Muldoon
Interviewed Guest:
Zadie Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Kirkwood

Front Row

Iggy Pop; The Lion King; Marcel Duchamp

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to Iggy Pop, ahead of this year's BBC Music John Peel Lecture. Plus Disney chief Thomas Schumacher on creating The Lion King and a stage version of Frozen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Iggy Pop
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Schumacher
Interviewed Guest:
Cornelia Parker
Interviewed Guest:
Ketih Tyson
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey

Front Row

Damien Chazelle on La La Land; Bright Lights; David Bowie: The Last Five Years; Keggie Carew

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Damien Chazelle on La La Land; Bright Lights documentary starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds; David Bowie: The Last Five Years; Costa Biography Award winner Keggie Carew. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Damien Chazelle
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Francis Whately
Interviewed Guest:
Keggie Carew
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Edwina Pitman

Front Row

Lee Child on Edward Hopper, ENO's Cressida Pollock and The Pass

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Authors Lee Child, Megan Abbott and Lawrence Block on stories inspired by Edward Hopper paintings and actor Martin Compston talks about dramatising real-life crime on TV. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Lee Child
Interviewed Guest:
Megan Abbott
Interviewed Guest:
Cressida Pollock
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Stevens
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Compston
Presenter:
John Wilson

Front Row

War Book, Eric Whitacre, Denise Mina, Edinburgh

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang reviews the nuclear scenario drama War Book and talks to Eric Whitacre about his new choral work inspired by the Hubble Space Telescope. Plus crime writer Denise Mina. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Eric Whitacre
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Mina
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey

Front Row

Celts, Kiss Me Kate, Hilary Mantel

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang discusses the British Museum's Celts exhibition. Plus Hilary Mantel talks about her short story, and conductor David Charles Abell discusses Opera North's Kiss Me Kate. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
David Charles Abell
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Mantel
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey

Front Row

Matisse; Locke; Val McDermid

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news. Biographer Hilary Spurling and curator Nicholas Cullinan discuss Henri Matisse's Cut-Outs; review of Locke starring Tom Hardy; Val McDermid on updating Jane Austen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Spurling
Interviewed Guest:
Nicholas Cullinan
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Val McDermid
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Wolf

Front Row

Maya Angelou remembered; Simon Russell Beale; Maleficent reviewed; the art of MF Husain

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A tribute to Maya Angelou; Simon Russell Beale on Shakespeare's sonnets, Angelina Jolie's new film Maleficent and the art of India's foremost painter, MF Husain. With Kirsty Lang. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Russell Beale
Interviewed Guest:
Fred D'Aguiar
Interviewed Guest:
Rita Dove
Interviewed Guest:
Divia Patel
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

Cuba Gooding Jr, Sean Penn - novelist, Love, Simon - a teen rom-com with a twist

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cuba Gooding Jr talks about starring in Chicago in the West End and his role in Boyz n the Hood, his Oscar for Jerry Maguire and Hollywood's changing attitude to black actors. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stig Abell
Interviewed Guest:
Cuba Gooding Jr
Interviewed Guest:
Cathy Rentzenbrink
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Louisa Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Maude Julien
Performer:
Maya Angelou
Producer:
Julian May

Front Row

David Greig, Van Gogh Paintings, Westworld, Medieval Embroidery, David Bintley and Sally Beamish

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

David Greig on Aeschylus, Van Gogh's stolen paintings, TV sci-fi Westworld, the V&A's medieval embroidery, David Bintley and Sally Beamish on the Birmingham Royal Ballet's Tempest. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Nienke Bakker
Interviewed Guest:
David Greig
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Glyn Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Browne
Interviewed Guest:
David Bintley
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Beamish
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Dixi Stewart