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BFI Film Academy Original

What's in it for me? BFI NET.WORK

29/06/16

Everyone knows about the BFI (British Film Institute), but do you know about the BFI NET.WORK? Words by Lou Phelps. The BFI NET.WORK helps new Writers, Directors and Producers on the way to their firs…
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Review: Embrace of the Serpent

28/06/16

One big slurp of caapi transcendence; Embrace of the Serpent beckons you to come along and embrace the deeply spiritual faith of the Colombian natives, who invite you into their leafy home, where you …
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Rachels Higham

FACT announces new Chair

23/06/16

Appointment of technology leader Rachel Higham marks completion of the FACT Board renewal process commenced last summer. The UK’s leading media arts centre FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Techno…
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Titchner Workshop 3

Mark Titchner: Your Answer To The Question

21/06/16

Callan Waldron-Hall returns to see how the Networked Narrative project has progressed with artist Mark Titchner and young creatives from Burnley, whose ideas will shape into public artworks for their …
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Play Spaces 2

Creating new play opportunities through improvised mobile games

21/06/16

Drop by this session to see some novel game designs based around improvisation. These were created as part of a CX PhD studentship that explored the design of new play opportunities for young people i…
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COLLIDE 2015

Winner of the COLLIDE International Award Announced Today

15/06/16

The winner of the COLLIDE International Award – a new collaboration between CERN and FACT - was granted today to South Korean artist, Yunchul Kim. Honorary Mentions were also awarded to Mexican artist…
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Warcraft The Beginning 2

Warcraft: The Beginning Review

10/06/16

Warcraft: Orcs and Humans was a fantasy real-time strategy game released in 1994. It was succeeded by two direct sequels, a digital card collecting game, board games, novels, and a massively multiplay…
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OLF 2

Are you ready to play a city wide game?

10/06/16

Coming soon, with the aid of your smartphone, you can play a game in the search for clues for the mysterious organisation, the Object Liberation Front (OLF). The event will be based at the Beach Hut h…
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Born to Boogie 1

Preview: Born to Boogie

10/06/16

Newly remastered and restored, this cult curio by Ringo Starr captures music by Marc Bolan with T-Rex, Elton John and assorted artists of the day, evoking a time of free love and spectacular fashion.P…
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The Nice Guys 3

The Nice Guys: Film Review

08/06/16

It’s 1977. America is changing at break-neck speed; the Cold-War is ongoing and we are thrown into the sudden death of “adult film actress” Misty Mountains. Words by Clell Allen. There is obviously a …
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