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Semiconductor, Some Part of Us will Have Become

FACT commission broadcast on Channel 4

11/01/13

FACT is thrilled to have artist duo Semiconductor contributing to our series of Random Acts commissioned films with Some Part of Us Will Have Become Having collaborated with FACT last year for thei…
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What is your favourite FACT memory?

09/01/13

February 2013 marks FACT's 10th Birthday and we're looking for your favourite FACT memories from the past ten years. Opening in February 2003, FACT's iconic Wood Street building celebrates its tent…
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Schools and Learning teachers survey launched

09/01/13

We're looking for opinions, feedback and help from teachers to enhance our Schools and Learning programme Focusing on creative technology, ICT and film, FACT's Schools and Learning programme works …
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BFI Film Academy application deadline extended until Friday 11 January

07/01/13

FACT has been chosen to run one of the BFI's Film Academies for young people aged 16-19 who are passionate about film. The deadline for applications has just been extended to January 11! The BFI Fil…
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Winter Sparks film programme kicks off

07/01/13

Opening our Winter Sparks film programme on Wednesday 9 January is Lars von trier’s visually stunning film, Melancholia. Melancholia sees an unknown planet heading towards Earth on a collision cour…
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Life of Pi floats into FACT

21/12/12

Life of Pi marks the return of Oscar winning Director Ang Lee with the story of Piscine Molitor "Pi" Patel and his journey across the ocean with a spotted Hyena, an injured zebra, an orangutan and a B…
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Music maker and illusion creator, the wonderful world of Tesla coils

19/12/12

Since the infamous, eccentric Nikola Tesla experimented with AC electricity and produced the oscillating, high frequency, arc-emitting coils which now bear his name, people have been terrified, fascin…
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Exclusive Winter Sparks photo gallery

18/12/12

Winter Sparks has taken over FACT with sparks, springs, coils and crackles throughout the building. Check out our exclusive photo gallery featuring work from across the exhibition. This new exhibiti…
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Return to Middle Earth this December

17/12/12

Peter Jackson and his gang of Hobbits, Dwarves, Wizards, Dragons and Goblins return to Middle Earth for another gigantic fantasy trilogy, kicking off with The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Jackson …
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Classic Christmas Cinema

14/12/12

It's no secret that we love Christmas fims at FACT, and this year you can see a host of festive favourites on the big screen! The season kicks off with Tim Burton's magical stop-motion animation T…
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