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Preview: Universal Horror Season continues in November

31/10/16

As part of Culture Shock, the season of classic Universal horror films continues in November. So if you’re yearning to relive Halloween, look no further than FACT! Words by Georgia Turnbull. On 5 Nove…
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Film Review: Doctor Strange

31/10/16

Thirteen films into the Marvel cinematic universe, it would be a safe bet to assume that we have seen all we are going to see. Technological superheroes, radiation induced superheroes, Norse god heroe…
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Film Review: Supersonic

27/10/16

Oasis, the britpop kings of the 90s, are back with a bang in their new electrifying documentary covering the band’s journey from Burnage, Manchester, to the rest of the world - allowing followers ever…
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Film Review: The Mummy

26/10/16

One of the many masterpieces from the great Universal Horror canon, The Mummy still has the power to shock its audience. Words by Allan Myers.
  Alongside James Whale's masterful Frankenstein films …
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Film Review: American Honey

25/10/16

Largely improvised, American Honey is an anomaly in the sea of cinema today, echoing Paris, Texas (Wim Wenders, 1984) and something else hauntingly unique. Words by Alicia Cordell. American Honey is b…
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Reflections on I, Daniel Blake

21/10/16

Watching I, Daniel Blake by Ken Loach, I heard the same things I myself have been told before, when defined as “fit for work” by automatons with red pens and computer screens, hiding behind desks and …
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Liverpool Ghost Stories wanted!

20/10/16

As part of No Such Thing As Gravity, opening at FACT on 11 November and curated by Rob La Frenais, Sarah Sparkes’ new commission The GHost Formula (2016) is one of the artworks exploring mysteries sur…
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FACT on tour: Jikji International Festival

18/10/16

FACT on tour: Director Prof. Mike Stubbs on his trip to JIKJI International Festival Exhibition in South Korea “Jikji” was the world’s first form of movable metal typeface - effectively the technology…
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FACT launches new exhibition: No Such Thing As Gravity

18/10/16

Our new exhibition No Such Thing As Gravity opens on 11 November, and is set to explore the ever-changing limits of science through art - but what can you expect to see in the galleries? Words by Fran…
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Film Review: The Girl on the Train

18/10/16

Emily Blunt impresses in this new thriller by Tate Taylor - but how should we watch a film based on a novel to get the most out of it? Words by Alicia Cordell The issue with creating a successful thri…
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