A portrait of penury: American painting in the 1930s
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A new exhibition in Paris is showcasing the artwork born of an age of anxiety. The Musée d’Orsay has united iconic paintings from the Great Depression, including work from Grant Wood, Edward Hopper and Georgia O’Keeffe. We also meet the subject of a new documentary, "Sonita". As an Afghan refugee living in Iran, Sonita escaped a forced marriage before finding an artistic outlet in rap music.
And we take a trip down memory lane, or "Sing Street" with director John Carney. His new film is a coming of age tale set in 1980s Dublin, complete with a New Wave soundtrack and a musically-inclined teenage lead.
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