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Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz - we were looking for the name of the South American desert where scenes for the new James Bond flick are being filmed. The answer is the Atacama Desert.

Arts, Culture & Media

Frozen River

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Courtney Hunt, director of the film "Frozen River." The film portrays human trafficking across the border between Canada and the United States.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the capital of Burkina Faso. It's where a major African film festival is under way. The answer is Ouagadougou. The BBC's Audrey Brown has been covering the film festival all week. She speaks with anchor Lisa Mullins.

Lifestyle & Belief

Global Hit

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi the director of a documentary film that focuses on Senegalese musician Youssou N'Dour and his controversial 2004 album "Egypt."

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Strange new species

An expedition team, just back from a trip to Papua New Guinea, has discovered some new species� Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the team leader, George McGavin of the Oxford University Museum of Natural History.

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Indian singer Sona Mohapatra

Indian singer-songwriter Sona wanted her label Sony, to record more of her songs. Sony said wait. Sona went to Nokia. The World's Marco Werman tells us about Sona's attempts to market her music differently in a country dominated by Bollywood.

Global Politics

Avatar in the Amazon

If there were ever a place that came close to the magical world of Pandora in James Cameron's new film Avatar, it would probably be the Amazon. Reporter Melaina Spitzer joined a group of indigenous leaders from the Amazon to see Avatar on the big screen.

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?The Disciple'

In Spain there's a new movie out about the life of Jesus Christ. It's called ?The Disciple'. It tells the Biblical story from a completely secular perspective. And it's set to a Flamenco soundtrack. But, as the The World's Gerry Hadden explains, it fits.