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Meet Ryan Garry, Host of North-West Filmmakers at FACT

18/08/17

North-West Filmmakers launched in June this year and soon it's time for its second get together, happening on 18 September! In the meantime, we thought we'd get to know the organiser Ryan Garry a bit …
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Real, Unreal / Read, Unread

18/08/17

Showcased as part of FACT's current exhibition The New Observatory, Wafaa Bilal’s artwork 168:01 is an embodiment of how online information networks can be reconfigured to more political and personal …
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Review: God's Own Country

18/08/17

When a handsome Romanian migrant worker arrives to take up temporary work on the family farm, Johnny suddenly finds himself dealing with emotions he has never felt before. As they begin working closel…
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Review: Atomic Blonde

17/08/17

Having stolen the limelight away from Tom Hardy in Mad Max: Fury Road, it's no surprise to find Hollywood’s own Daenerys Targaryen taking the lead in this smokey, neon-lit thriller.  The setting is Be…
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Review: A Ghost Story

14/08/17

The latest film from acclaimed director David Lowery (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, Pete’s Dragon) is a singular exploration of legacy, loss, and the essential human longing for meaning and connection. Wo…
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Review: England Is Mine

14/08/17

England is Mine is directed by Mark Gill and tells the story of Steven Patrick Morrissey; a quiet and kept together young man whose future is yet to be decided. Words by Georgia Usher.
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Seeing the world differently - experiencing virtual reality for the first time at FACT

14/08/17

Artist Phil Coy’s Substance – A whole history of hollows and reliefs is part of FACT’s latest exhibition, The New Observatory. The installation uses virtual reality to explore the earth’s surface, par…
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