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Something From Nothing 2

The Legends of Hip Hop on the Big Screen

03/08/12

From Ice-T. a feature length documentary about The Art of Rap. Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap brings legends such as Cypress Hill, Rakim, Mos Def, Snoop Dogg (or should that be Snoop Lion?…
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Mike Stubbs in Detroit

02/08/12

FACT's Director Mike Stubbs has just arrived back from a whirlwind trip to Detroit. With the jet-lag still fresh, he discusses dereliction porn, the city's rich cultural history and its fight for a br…
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Help us soften the fabric of the FACT Building

02/08/12

As part of the Liverpool Biennial, artist Jemima Wyman will be working with the people of Liverpool to weave a new architecture for FACT's interior. The opening of the Biennial is getting closer an…
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FACT visite en France

31/07/12

FACT representatives Louise and Kat have travelled to Nantes, France to learn more about its status as European Green Capital in 2013. Nantes is coming to the end of their Estuaire and Le voyage&nbs…
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Why I love the FACT building

30/07/12

Visitor Services Manager Joan Burnett knows the FACT building like the back of her hand. Here. she tells us why there's so much more to it than bricks and mortar... "The building was designed by arc…
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Searching _for _Sugar _Man 3

The rock icon that never was...

27/07/12

Searching for Sugarman is released today, a documentary about lost Detroit musician Sixto Rodriguez.
In 1970, Sixto Rogriguez released his album, Cold Fact, which included Sugarman, a song abou…
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Young Liverpool Film Night 2012

26/07/12

We are now accepting submissions for this year's celebration of young filmmaking talent in Merseyside. FACT's Young People's Coordinator Louise tells us more... Freehand (FACT's young people's progr…
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Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue comes to Liverpool!

25/07/12

Join Barefoot and Ben Fogle on Ainsdale beach Sunday 5 August Barefoot wine, sponsors of our exhibition previews at FACT, are running a series of events across the country as part of their Beach R…
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Schooner

Exclusive tour for FACT donors

24/07/12

Next up in the FACT Fifty calendar of events, a private tour on The Kathleen and May schooner. FACT Fifty is our individual giving scheme here at FACT. Members have chosen to donate £50 which goes…
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The Humble Market and Me

23/07/12

FACT's Gallery Assistant Lesley tells us about her experience of working on our current exhibition at FACT, which has brought a unique set of challenges for gallery staff Being told you are about t…
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