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2018-07-13 21:47 EYE ON AFRICA

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Trump rocks the boat in UK

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World Cup Grand finale; Donald Trump blindsides Theresa May; Erdogan's family business

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Ooh la la: Love and dating in France

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Tom Cruise and 'Mission Impossible: Fallout' bring espionage franchise to Paris

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How sports therapy is helping wounded Syrians

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Portugal: Eucalyptus trees under fire

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Central African Republic: The way of the warlord

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Is the future of film interactive?

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How do artists and writers see the world? We take you to the crossroads where culture meets the news and engages with what's happening in our lives today. From Monday to Friday at 12.15 pm Paris time.

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Amity Gaige explores a troubled mind

Clovis Casali's guest is American author Amity Gaige, whose third novel focuses on the issues of identity and deceit. In "Schroder", she explores the mind of a troubled father who changes identity and embarks on a road trip after kidnapping his daughter. The New York Times has decribed Gaige"s book as "transporting", "beautiful" and "really special".

We also take you to two exhibitions, one showcasing famous paparazzi photos and another that shows the scope of French actor Jean Marais' art. 

By Clovis CASALI

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2018-07-13 Culture

Tom Cruise and 'Mission Impossible: Fallout' bring espionage franchise to Paris

It's his sixth time warding off planetary disaster, but agent Ethan Hunt shows no sign of letting up. Tom Cruise's character is back with daredevil stunts and spy-centred...

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2018-07-12 Eve JACKSON

The must-see exhibitions of the summer

We check out the top exhibitions to see this summer. Olivia Salazar-Winspear takes us from internationally renowned Chinese artist and dissident Ai Weiwei's exhibition in the...

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2018-07-11 Eve JACKSON

Film show: Getting thrills with just an iPhone

Film critic Lisa Nesselson speaks to Eve Jackson about Steven Soderbergh’s mental health thriller "Unsane", filmed entirely on an iPhone. Other releases include "Dogman," "John...

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2018-07-10 Eve JACKSON

Haifaa al-Mansour: The director breaking boundaries for women in Saudi Arabia

The first female filmmaker from Saudi Arabia speaks to Eve Jackson about the parallels between her experience as an aspiring artist in a conservative Muslim country and Mary...

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2018-07-09 Richelle HARRISON PLESSE

Beninese diva Angélique Kidjo reimagines iconic Talking Heads disc 'Remain in Light'

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter. Tireless activist. A firecracker who sets global stages alight. Beninese powerhouse diva Angélique Kidjo is all these things and for her...

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