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This week on The Sound Kitchen you’ll hear the answer to the question about the Foreign Language film winner at this year’s Academy Awards. There’s your news and letters, great music, and of course - the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo and enjoy!
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This week’s quiz: On 3 March, I asked you to write in with the name of the movie which won best Foreign Language Film in this year’s Academy Awards.
The answer is: The Chilean film“Una mujer fantástica” (“A Fantastic Woman”). It was directed by Sebastián Lelio and stars Daniela Vega.
The winners are: Two RFI Listeners Club members: Heimer Sia from
Manila in the Philippines and Hans Verner Lollike from Hedehusene, Denmark. There’s Rima Saikia from the United RFI Listeners Club in Assam, India; Dewan Polton from the RFI Fan Club in Naogaon, Bangladesh and Marcia Opoku - Gyamfi from Kumasi, Ghana.
Here’s the music you heard on this week’s program: Beethoven: Symphony No. 1, 4th movement, performed by the London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Joseph Krips; Rimsky-Korsakov: “The Flight of the Bumblebee”; Serge Gainsbourg: “La javanaise”.
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This week’s question: You'll have to listen to the show to participate. You have until 21 May to enter this week's quiz. The winners will be announced on the 26 May program. Be sure you send your postal address in with your answer, and if you have one, your RFI Listeners Club membership number.
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