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Film Review: Tale of Tales

12/07/16

Natalie Ellison takes a retrospective look at Matteo Garrone's gothic story of obsession (warning, spoilers!). The Tale of Tales aka The Pentamerone was first published in 1634, collected by the Neopo…
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Film Preview: Stand by Me

12/07/16

Awarded the prestigious honour of being the first Stephen King adaption he didn’t try to quash, Stand By Me follows four young boys as they go on a mission to discover a dead body and get on televisio…
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Liverpool Film Night 2016: Calls for submissions now open

11/07/16

Liverpool Film Night will take place on 23 November, and filmmakers are invited to submit their films by 19 October. Liverpool Film Night, the biggest celebration of new film talent in the region, wil…
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Cinema: Andrei Tarkovsky Retrospective

08/07/16

A retrospective look at Andrei Tarkovsky’s subtle but paranoid dive into human consciousness and sentience. Words by Joel Smith. There is a lot watching Andrei Tarkovsky’s films can do to open up our …
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Film Review: Delicatessen

04/07/16

On a quiet, hazy early morning – the sound of songbirds conspicuously absent – we can make out the silhouette of some unidentified urban ruins. Words by Ilona Walker We change focus to a glowing delic…
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Designing Digital Now: Exhibition Review

29/06/16

On Wednesday 22 June, Alan and I were invited to an exhibition at FACT, or should I say, Mr Hartley and myself? (see our Tagging Communities project to get that joke!) Words by Hughie from our Digital…
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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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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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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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