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Peter Mullan, Peggy Guggenheim, Transparent

December 10th, 2015

Episode 1060 of 1502 episodes

John Wilson talks to Peter Mullan, who plays a homeless man on a journey in the film Hector, written and directed by Jake Gavin. Michael Craig-Martin discusses a new documentary about the art collector Peggy Guggenheim, whose colourful personal history included figures such as Samuel Beckett, Max Ernst, Jackson Pollack and Marcel Duchamp. Suzy Klein and Kate Mossman choose their favourite classical and pop records of the year. And Boyd Hilton reviews Transparent, the award-winning show starring Jeffrey Tambor as a transgender father, as Amazon launch Season 2.

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