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Networked Narrative: Burnley Text Art Competition

13/06/17

Networked Narrative is inviting young individuals living or studying in Burnley, aged 25 & under to take part in a prestigious ‘text painting’ competition, as part of an exciting public art commis…
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Artist Open Call: EMARE x FACT

09/06/17

Applications are now open for this year’s European Media Artists in Residence Exchange programme (EMARE), aiming to enable European artists to collaborate on projects and create closer bonds between E…
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Film Articles
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Do Look Now: Daphne Du Maurier’s Greatest Screen Adaptations

08/06/17

Adapted from the 1951 novel by Daphne du Maurier, starring Rachel Weisz and Sam Claflin, My Cousin Rachel is the story of a wealthy Englishman who tries to seek revenge on his cousin for the suspected…
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Water Connections: Artworks shaped by water

06/06/17

Water Connections is a thought provoking exhibition at FACT that explores the way that water affects the day to day lives of people in both Indonesia and Liverpool. Words by FACT blogger Grace Edwards…
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Film Articles
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Review: Wonder Woman

05/06/17

Since Cathy Lee Crosby burst onto the big screen as the original Wonder Woman in 1974 there have several other versions of DC Comics’ legendary female superhero, but now Israeli actress Gal Gadot take…
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Teens will their say at launch of powerful public Networked Narrative artworks in Wigan

01/06/17

They may not be old enough to vote, but youngsters from across Wigan are getting ready to voice their hopes and dreams for the  future at a show-stopping exhibition of bold public artworks created in …
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Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge

01/06/17

Johnny Depp returns to the big screen as the iconic, swashbuckling anti-hero Jack Sparrow in the all-new Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. Words by Tommy Zimmer. SPOILERS ahead. Pirat…
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Podcasts
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LightNight Liverpool 2017 at FACT

19/05/17

I have been waiting for Doctor Who to come and pick me up for roughly twelve years. My mum has already given me her blessing to go on as many time adventures as I please. Words by Genevieve Glynn-Reev…
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Layers of the Old Dock

17/05/17

Discover Liverpool’s mercantile history beneath your feet, and in your hands, with a new interactive artwork available on your smartphone. Hidden beneath Liverpool ONE is the Old Dock, the first comme…
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FACT produced film exploring military, custody and civilian life chosen for consideration in Oberhausen International Short Film Festival

12/05/17

The Separate System, a new collaborative commission, produced by veterans through workshops at HMP Liverpool and HMP Altcourse with artist Katie Davies and FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Techno…
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