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Laughing his way around the world

A quarter of a century doing stand up on seven continents, ahead of his Paris show the comedian Tom Rhodes joins us. Also on the programme, in his twenty-sixth film the British director Ken Loach combines comedy with politics and a drop of the hard stuff. Plus, tributes are paid to the woman behind 'When Harry Met Sally', Nora Ephron.

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2016-05-25 culture

Film show: Cannes re-cap, 'Elle', 'Mr Gaga' and 'Julieta'

We reflect on this year's Cannes Film Festival, as film critic Lisa Nesselson explains why there's no sense betting on the Palme d'Or. Paul Verhoeven's disquieting thriller...

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2016-05-24 culture

Music show: Judith Owen, Eric Clapton and Ariana Grande

Judith Owen joins us in the studio to explain how a poignant meeting with a stranger inspired her new album "Somebody’s Child" which sees the singer-songwriter blending jazz,...

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2016-05-22 Cannes Daily Show 2016

Video: Ken Loach wins his second Palme d'Or in Cannes

Veteran British director Ken Loach has won the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival with "I, Daniel Blake" whilst Canadian whiz kid Xavier Dolan took second with his...

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2016-05-21 Cannes Daily Show 2016

Paul Verhoeven joins the Cannes competition with his first film in French

Paul Verhoeven made his name with films like "Robocop", "Total Recall" and "Basic Instinct" – the film that made Sharon Stone an international star at the Cannes film festival in...

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2016-05-20 Cannes Daily Show 2016

William Friedkin talks French Connection and Exorcist in Cannes

William Friedkin won the Best Director Oscar for "The French Connection" before going on to make "The Exorcist" - a film that's been called the scariest movie of all time. Now,...

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