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The crass humor dictatorship of Sacha Baron Cohen

In today’s programme: do the weak jokes depose ‘The Dictator’ or is the crass humour funny? We take a look at Sacha Baren Cohen’s latest satire. Also on the programme five decades of work from the world's top-selling living artist Gerhard Richter and Eve Jackson speaks to the Israeli duo ‘The Young Professionals’ about reinventing electronic pop.

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2014-09-11 International festival of photojournalism

An Artist’s View of the Central African Republic

When sectarian violence thrust the Central African Republic into the spotlight last year, there were few journalists on the ground covering what was to become a massive...

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2014-09-12 culture

Richard Ford: From Mississippi to 'Canada'

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author speaks to Eve Jackson about being normal, destiny and how he never wanted to be a writer. Richard Ford is in Paris for the Festival America. His...

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2014-09-10 US cinema

Kristen Stewart stars as a Guantanamo guard and Helen Mirren as a French chef

In Encore’s weekly film review, France 24’s critic Lisa Nesselson speaks to us from the Deauville American Film Festival. She brings us all the highlights, including Kristen...

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2014-09-09 contemporary art

Gilbert and George target religious extremism

They're the best known duo in contemporary art. Gilbert and George have an anti-elitist approach, seeking to make "art for all" with a clear focus on their East London...

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2014-09-08 music

Bringing The Silk Road to Europe with award-winning musician Yo-Yo Ma

He’s considered the world’s greatest living cellist, he’s won over 15 Grammy's, performed live for 8 US presidents and is a United Nations messenger of peace. He’s currently...

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