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FrontRow: Danny Boyle, Simon Stephens, Lee Miller and Picasso 21 May 15

May 21st, 2015

Episode 908 of 1338 episodes

Danny Boyle, filmmaker, theatre director, and now patron of Home, and Home's chief executive, Dave Moutrey, on the new 25 million arts centre. Playwright Simon Stephens, best known for his adaption of Mark Haddon's novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,on his new play, The Funfair. A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night is a genre-defying mishmash of cinematic and popular culture references. Larushka Ivan-Zadeh reviews this black and white Iranian vampire movie. Ahead of the opening of 'Lee Miller and Picasso' a new exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Antony Penrose - Miller's son - discusses the compelling relationship between the two revealed by his mother's photography.

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