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Lee Jung-jae won the Emmy for best actor for his role in Squid Game, making history as the first Asian actor to win an Emmy in this category. He sits down with Tom Power to talk about the moment when his name was called at the Emmys, and his directorial debut Hunt, a spy action thriller set in 1980's South Korea. Filmmaker Fazila Amiri and Aryana Sayeed tells the story of how the reality singing show Afghan Star made history when two courageous female contestants defied death threats to keep singing in the documentary And Still I Sing. Bear Grease is an all-Indigenous reimagining of Grease. Co-creators Crystle Lightning and MC Redcloud explain how they turned the 1978 film into a sold-out touring show.