The Monocle Weekly

Laura Beatty, Karim Amer, Jehane Noujaim and William McGregor

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21 July 2019

Episode 524

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Academy Award-nominated directors Karim Amer and Jehane Noujaim discuss their new film, ‘The Great Hack’, which explains how big tech and data privacy have become everybody’s problem. Plus: author Laura Beatty on her beautiful new odyssey, ‘Lost Property’, and William McGregor talks industrialisation and mysticism in his debut film ‘Gwen’.

21 July 2019

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Chapter 1

Introduction

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Monocle’s Peter Firth looks ahead to next week with Augustin Macellari and Ben Rylan.

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Laura Beatty

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Author Laura Beatty joins us to discuss her new book, ‘Lost Property’, which turns a road trip through Europe into a lyrical epic quest to get to the bottom of the changes that seem to be shaking society.

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Karim Amer and Jehane Noujaim

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Karim Amer and Jehane Noujaim garnered an Academy Award nomination for their 2013 film, ‘The Square’. They discuss their latest documentary, ‘The Great Hack’, which exposes just how exploited our data really is.

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William McGregor

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Director William McGregor discusses industrialisation, tradition and the landscape in his chilling debut, ‘Gwen’.

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