The art of politics: Putting culture on the presidential agenda

As French voters look ahead to the presidential election, there’s a notable absence of culture in the leading candidates’ programmes. That has not always been the case in France though; we look back at the politicians who have taken both a personal and professional interest in the cultural sector.


Also, the palace of Versailles stages its annual spectacle of stunning waterworks, coordinating its fountains to classical music.

And we check out the new film "The Eagle Huntress" which has divided critics for its take on female emancipation in the plains of Mongolia.

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