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Dheepan: The Depravation of Asylum

19/04/16

Dheepan is a compassionate, awe inspiring account of the tenacity of human nature which makes you question your own beliefs and perceptions of what it is like to be a refugee of war. Review by Carly P…
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If Aliens exist will they destroy us?

19/04/16

Like Jon Snow, we know nothing. In the grand context of the galactic timeline – a staggering 14 billion years – we’re still embryos in the womb of baryonic matter.  While we’ve championed incredible f…
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Love and Friendship

We love Whit, and you will too!

18/04/16

This May, enjoy a retrospective of Whit Stillman's work ahead of the release of his latest film Love & Friendship (on 27 May) at Picturehouse at FACT. In Whit Stillman’s debut Metropolitan (1990),…
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Review: Midnight Special

14/04/16

Following on from the critical success of Mud, director Jeff Nichols returns to feature-length film with Midnight Special, a dramatic Sci-Fi adventure about family and belief. Review by Benjamin Eaton…
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British Science Week: A Celebration of Art and Science

13/04/16

During British Science Week, FACT hosted a flagship education event celebrating art and science, delivering a range of workshops combining the two disciplines to show how creativity and science can go…
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What is it like to be a robot?

13/04/16

Self proclaimed "mad artist" Alex Pearl thinks about what it would feel like to take on the role of a robot - as so many actors, creatives and thinkers have done in the past. Narrator: Is there a spec…
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Poetry Online: A Commentary

13/04/16

How are automated poetry apps, and the advent of platforms like Twitter changing the way we write and consume poetry? Dominic Martin explores what critics have to say. FACT have recently hosted two sy…
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