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45 Years - A Ghost Under The Ice

01/09/15

45 Years is one of the few mainstream British films made in recent years that can be described quite accurately as employing a transcendental style says Adam Scovell as he explores the "clashing lands…
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Straight Outta Compton: A Brief History of Rap

01/09/15

Zoe Yvonne Delaney looks back at the LA hip hop scene through the lense of new music biopic Straight Outta Compton. For some millennials, with limited knowledge of hip hop history, Dr Dre will always …
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FACT shortlisted for the prestigious Lever Prize 2016!

26/08/15

We’re proud to announce that FACT is one of the four cultural organisations from across the North West to have been shortlisted for the prestigious Lever Prize 2016! The Lever Prize, which is in its 1…
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Life Imitates Art in Gemma Bovery

25/08/15

‘Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life’ said Oscar Wilde in 1889 and here we find art imitating itself. Not a good combination unless you are good at peeling away the many parallels betwee…
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Liverpool Film Night is back - submissions open now!

25/08/15

After a year away, the city’s biggest celebration of Merseyside's new film talent returns to FACT on 17 November to celebrate its 10th anniversary!  The event shines a light on the region’s up and com…
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Let's Be Frank: The Diary of a Teenage Girl

25/08/15

Few coming-of-age films are as frank, open and honest as The Diary of A Teenage Girl finds Bethany Harris. The film is based on the book of the same name by Phoebe Gloekner and follows 15 year old Min…
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BFI Film Academy: One Year on with Darby Henderson

24/08/15

A year after she graduated from the BFI Film Academy course at FACT, we caught up with Darby Henderson to find out what her favourite parts were, and why you should apply this year if you're 13-19 and…
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