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Georgia O'Keefe, Paul Feig on Ghostbusters, Laura Lippman

July 4th, 2016

Episode 1215 of 1337 episodes

Samira Ahmed discusses the work of pioneering American artist Georgia O'Keefe, as a major retrospective opens at Tate Modern in London. With Andrea Rose. Paul Feig - director of Bridesmaids and Spy - on his reinvention of the film Ghostbusters, with women in the lead roles. American crime writer Laura Lippman, known for her "accidental PI" Tess Monaghan series, returns with a standalone story, Wilde Lake, a modern retelling of To Kill a Mockingbird. And to mark US Independence Day, Front Row looks at the remarkable origins of the American National Anthem, the Star Spangled Banner.

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