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Discover Icelandic Saga, Rams

09/02/16

You don't so much watch this film as absorb it... Awareness builds as scenes seep into your consciousness as stealthily as the inevitable Icelandic mist, cut into your bones with the icy elements of n…
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What is the self?

04/02/16

What is the self? And where does it come from? An interview with artist John Walter on the theme of selfhood, in the context of FACT's current exhibition Follow by Ryan Garry.
 
 
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Is Youth in the Eye of the Beholder?

03/02/16

A follow up to his Oscar-winning masterpiece The Great Beauty / La Grande Bellezza, Sorrentino's second English language feature Youth is a stunning yet superficial mediation on growing old and lookin…
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Spotlight on the Boston Globe

02/02/16

"If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a village to abuse one" - hard-hitting investigative journalism exposes horrific real-life crime in Tom McCarthy's Spotlight. The splash across the wo…
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FACTLab Present Off-Site Exhibition Ob_ject and Ob_serve

02/02/16

FACTLab and the Object Liberation Front present Ob_ject and Ob_serve, a small exhibition that explores the secret lives of objects and non-human phenomena at A Small View Gallery. Humans nowadays have…
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Northern Powerhouse: Last Towns Standing Live!

30/01/16

What do young people think our world will look like in the future? We're excited to announce the launch of Northern Powerhouse: Last Towns Standing - an online text adventure game made by Re-Dock, wit…
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The Phone Line is Dead, So What Remains?

30/01/16

The phone line is dead. The artists have left. So what is there to see? Documentation of live work plays a huge part in the gallery experience. The 1960s saw a development in performative and live art…
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