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Celebrate independent record shops at FACT

19/11/12

Last Shop Standing chronicles the rise, fall and rebirth of independent records shops and celebrates their unique spirit and the entrepreneurial ingenuity of their owners. In the 1980's there were o…
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Mark Leckey, Pear Vision

Mark Leckey's new short film on Channel 4

16/11/12

Turner Prize winner and genuine Scouser, Mark Leckey, seeks to contribute to British culture - the reality rather than the more isolated ‘art world’. Taking inspiration from the milieu of fashion and …
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What festive film would you screen for your Christmas party?

16/11/12

If you fancy a different kind of Christmas party experience this year, how about hiring a space at FACT for a special meal or to watch your favourite festive film? FACT's Elliot Callard tells us what …
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Liverpool Film Night shortlist announced

14/11/12

From Cape Fear to Liverpool, filmmaker Martin Wallace discusses the films selected for this year's Liverpool Film Night Greetings from Wilmington, North Carolina!(I hadn't heard of it either, until…
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New animation from Veterans project

13/11/12

Alan Kelly is part of the Veterans in Practice project at FACT, here he tells us all about the fantastic first animation the group have made together Veterans in Practice is a digital veterans grou…
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Richard Billingham, Siberian Tiger

Siberian Tiger screened on Channel 4

09/11/12

Richard Billingham has produced the film Siberian Tiger for Random Acts. Satirizing the consumer culture of art and the role of the media, this short takes the form of a live-to-air ‘bid TV’ spot. Hig…
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What is the future for television as a shared space?

09/11/12

Friday 26 October saw an inspiring and thought-provoking celebration of artist interventions into broadcast at FACT. Taking the Random Acts series of commissions as a starting point and in collaborati…
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James Franco

Random Acts heads to the Rome Film Festival

08/11/12

James Franco and James Richards among the festival highlights The strand of three-minute films co-curated and co-commissioned by FACT and Jacqui Davies in association with Arts Council England for…
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5 Broken Cameras with exclusive Amnesty panel discussion tonight

08/11/12

5 Broken Cameras is a first hand account of life in Bil’in, a village in the occupied West Bank threated by encroaching Israeli settlements. Co-Director Emad Burnat bought his first camera in 2005 t…
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James Richards

James Richards wins Jarman Award

06/11/12

Artist James Richards who FACT have recently co-commissioned to make a short film for Channel 4's Random Acts wins annual prize Last night, artist James Richards (b. Cardiff, 1983) won the prestigi…
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