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FACT Fifty

Why I support FACT

13/08/12

Our FACT Fifty scheme helps us to maintain our groundbreaking community and education arts programme across Merseyside. Jennifer James has donated to the scheme since 2009, we were keen to hear her th…
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Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry now showing!

10/08/12

This must-see documentary about the contemporary artist is showing at FACT. Back in 2010, Ai Weiwei was probably most widely known in the UK for his Sunflower Seeds installation at Tate Modern. F…
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Plastik Soldier Band by Luis Santos

Liverpool Film Night - A Filmmakers Story

09/08/12

After a year off, Liverpool Film Night is back! In the run up to the 2012 edition, we spoke to some of the filmmakers from 2010 to find out about their experience and see what they're up to now. First…
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The Birds star, Tippi Hedren in conversation at FACT

08/08/12

Join us on the 16 August for this live satellite Q&A event. Tippi Hedren is an icon of 1960s cinema thanks to her starring roles in Hitchcock's classics The Birds and Marnie.   The act…
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AND 2012, let the countdown begin!

06/08/12

Abandon Normal Devices is back! This year the festival of new cinema, digital culture and art runs from 29 August - 2 September across the North West. The AND brochures, or shoud I say newspap…
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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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Hoop

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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