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Talking Movies

Talking Movies is BBC World News' flagship cinema review and magazine show.

In a monthly programme, presenter Tom Brook presents all the latest news and reviews from the world of cinema.

From the most recent Hollywood blockbusters to insightful documentaries and ground-breaking world cinema, Talking Movies is a guide to the best in film.

With exclusive reports from Hollywood and New York, on location features with top directors and artists and interviews with the big stars, Tom brings the big screen to the small screen.

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A drama from the African nation about a boy with a lamb as his best friend is a surprising pick at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Tom Brook reports.

As the 2015 Film Festival kicks off, its line-up reveals some established film-makers moving in surprising directions. Tom Brook reports.

A new film reveals how Iranian youth circumvent the restrictions on dance in their country. Tom Brook talks to its cast and director.

The latest adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Far From the Madding Crowd offers a new take on its enduring protagonist. Tom Brook talks to its star Carey Mulligan.

A new film sheds light on a 1992 incident in Germany when a mob tried to burn down a building with 150 Vietnamese inside. It feels very relevant to 2015.