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Celebrity and the Superbowl

13/02/16

With the recent outcry over Beyoncé's "political action" at the Superbowl, we take a moment to analyse the power of the celebrity voice that tries to send the world a message, and the criticism they m…
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The Original Catfish Story

12/02/16

Before Tinder, or Plenty of Fish, Tom Hanks was the original internet dating danger. We're all familiar with Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost's 2010 documentary Catfish. A story of boy-meets-girl, boy f…
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Pride and Prejudice…and, er, Zombies?

12/02/16

Carly Paton finds Burr Streers' movie may be the perfect cure for those nonplussed by the very idea of romance this Valentines! When I first heard the title of this movie I thought that director Burr …
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Review: Trumbo

11/02/16

The fact that you have seen this film before is no reason not to watch it again, and expect to see an awful lot more of Bryan Cranston. Before you get too excited by the news that Trumbo is generally …
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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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Did You Gasp at Spotlight Too?

08/02/16

It is unusual to hear gasps at the end of a film, but that's exactly what our Young Blogger Oscar (aged 15) encountered when he went to see Spotlight this weekend. Spotlight is a very serious film bas…
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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. These were two of the to…
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