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In this edition, Eve Jackson talks about movie with the adaptation of Alice Sebold Best Seller: 'The Lovely Bones', directed by Peter Jackson. Then, we meet French Soprano Nathalie Dessay who is playing on stage at the Opera in Bellini's Sonnambula.
In this edition: a closer look at the five-piece Seattle-based band and screenwriter Guillermo Arriaga, the one of "21 Grams" and "Babel" comes to France to present his first film as a director, "The Burning Plain".
In this edition: Barbara Bui's latest fashion show, Catherine Malandrino talks her life in the United States and British actor Rowan Atkinson, plays Fagin in the new production of the musical Oliver at the Theatre Royal Drury.
Films presented at the 21st edition of the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO) struggle to get production funding; even impressing the attendees may not help the films get screen time in cinemas.