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In this edition, we take a look at the new production of Purcell's 'The Fairy Queen' directed by Jonathan Kent and conducted by William Christie. Then, our book editor Augustin Trapenard talks about short stories composed by women and about women: ‘Runaway’ by Alice Munro and ‘Delicate Edible Birds’ by Lauren Groff.

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2017-05-22 Cannes Film Festival 2017

Cannes 2017: Nicole Kidman stars in 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer'

It's time for Nicole Kidman to make her big entrance at the Cannes Film Festival. The Australian actress is due on the red carpet later for the premiere of her new film, "The...

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2017-05-21 Cannes Film Festival 2017

Cannes 2017: Arnold Schwarzenegger is back

The Mr Universe turned Terminator turned governor of California is in Cannes to talk about his new film "The Wonders of the Sea". Arnold Schwarzenegger speaks to Eve Jackson...

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2017-05-20 Cannes Film Festival 2017

Cannes 2017: The meteoric rise of Taylor Sheridan

From struggling actor to Oscar-nominated screenwriter, Taylor Sheridan speaks to Eve Jackson about his directorial debut "Wind River", creating a TV series for Kevin Costner and...

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2017-05-19 Cannes Film Festival 2017

Cannes 2017: Juliette Binoche lets the sunshine in

The Oscar-winning French actress talks to FRANCE 24 about what it's like to have won every acting prize going and why she loves working in Hollywood. She also discusses her new...

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2017-05-19 Cannes Film Festival 2017

Netflix makes Cannes debut with South Korean creature feature 'Okja'

Eve Jackson joins us from the Croisette on the second day of competition in Cannes. This Friday saw the screening of "Okja", a South Korean film directed by Bong Joon-ho. It's...

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