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14 February 2017

SRSLY #81: Hidden Figures / The Moorside / Process

On the pop culture podcast this week: the biopic Hidden Figures, BBC drama The Moorside and the album Process by Sampha.

By Caroline Crampton

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Hidden Figures

The trailer.

The true stories behind the film.

The Moorside

The drama on iPlayer.

Rachel Cooke’s review for the NS.

Process by Sampha

The album on Spotify.

The single, “(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano”.

For next time:

Anna is watching Young Frankenstein.

If you’d like to talk to us about the podcast or make a suggestion for something we should read or cover, you can email srslypod[at]gmail.com.

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Our theme music is “Guatemala – Panama March” (by Heftone Banjo Orchestra), licensed under Creative Commons. 

See you next week!

PS If you missed #80, check it out here.