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EMARE

Call for actors: Casting call for our EMARE project

09/02/17

This year’s winner of the European Media Artists in Residence Exchange (EMARE) award, Italian filmmaker Giovanni Papini (part of the artist research group GVN908) is looking for an actor for his new p…
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Film Articles
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Prevenge: Q&A with director and lead actor Alice Lowe

08/02/17

Written and directed by Alice Lowe, Prevenge follows Ruth, a pregnant woman on a killing spree. FACT blogger Timothy Farnan went along to FACT's preview screening of this dark comedy last month, which…
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Podcasts
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Picturehouse Podcast: Lost in France Interview with Niall McCann

01/02/17

This week on the Picturehouse at FACT podcast we interview Niall McCann, the director of Lost in France. Listen to it here. It’s the story of Glaswegian indie label, Chemikal Underground, and a trip t…
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Film Articles
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Review: T2: Trainspotting

30/01/17

In a world inundated with remakes and dull cash-ins, choose T2: Trainspotting for a cinema experience that won't disappoint. Words by Allan Myers It's been twenty years since we last visited Renton (E…
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Film Articles
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FACT's Over 60s group's VR tour of No Such Thing As Gravity

27/01/17

FACT’s Over 60’s group, part of our Communities Programme, has been working with sensory and immersive technologies to find out how they can benefit older people. Most recently they have been working …
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Film Articles
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Renewable energy explored through science and art

26/01/17

Our current exhibition No Such Thing As Gravity explores the limits of science where the absence of established facts may leave room for new theories, and alternative science. Water Gas Car by Nick La…
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Film Articles
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A filmmaker's creativity reignited through volunteering at FACT

25/01/17

Volunteer Sarah Higgins tells us her story of returning to Liverpool as a post-graduate in film and how volunteering at FACT helped give her the boost she needed to continue being creative.  In May 20…
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Film Articles
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Preview: Alejandro Jodorowsky Double Bill

25/01/17

FACT’s Alejandro Jodorowsky double bill presents autobiographical Dance of Reality (2013) and Endless Poetry (2017), telling the story of Jodorowsky's childhood and life as a young adult. Words by Geo…
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Film Articles
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Walk into Space with IJAD

24/01/17

This week, FACT hosts the the world premiere of IJAD Dance Company's Walk into Space, an interactive, dynamic performance exploring the concept of microgravity. The event also sees the launch of IJAD’…
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Film Articles
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Preview: Ghost in the Shell

20/01/17

War and anime: how Japan got its groove back. Words by Simon Chadwick. Japan has always been an unusually insular country. While the past centuries have seen most nations and cultures develop symbioti…
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