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There’s Whole Universes Where You Don’t Exist

25/02/16

If you didn’t plan on having an existential crisis today, look away now. FACT’s next exhibition unfold aims to explain the secrets of our universe; but what if our universe isn’t the only one out ther…
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FACT Oscars 2016 - Winners Revealed

19/02/16

This year we asked you, the Picturehouse at FACT Cinema goers, to vote for the films you think should win at the Oscars next week. After voting in huge numbers, the finished results are in! The Golden…
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Antisocial Media

19/02/16

Can you remember your friends’ birthday? Facebook does. Do you know where all your friends are at any given time? Facebook does. Remember what happened on this day in your life five years ago? Faceboo…
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New Short Film: #TOUCHMYSOUL Performance

19/02/16

Watch our brand new mini documentary about LaBeouf, Rönkkö and Turner's performance #TOUCHMYSOUL which took place in December as part of current exhibition Follow. The performance #TOUCHMYSOUL by LaBe…
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Vlogging: A Quest for Popularity

18/02/16

As Alain De Botton states in his 2004 international best seller Status Anxiety, people are in search of two types of love; there is romantic love, and the love of the world. Words by Kirsten Hawkins “…
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In Praise of AI

17/02/16

Extended and remastered, The Iron Giant is returning to FACT this week in a new-fangled Signature Edition, giving the eponymous robot and nine-year-old hero Hogarth a new lease of life with a whole ne…
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Amazing Music at FACT

17/02/16

Picturehouse at FACT are delighted to announce that Songhoy Blues and Gilles Peterson will be visiting for film screenings, while a very special documentary about Lee Scratch Perry, will also be shown…
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Game Review: Northern Powerhouse: Last Towns Standing

17/02/16

I was excited to be asked to write this review before this text adventure game went live, says our young blogger Oscar (aged 15). You can play the game now too, just click here. First of all, what a b…
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The Survivalist: Think you can handle it?

17/02/16

We are not told what caused the end of our world, but with the help of stark opening credits, we're invited to consider the consequences of using all fossil fuels on earth as a scenario for the utter …
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Better to Love a Dog?

15/02/16

I'll See You In My Dreams is a film about the lives of older people in affluent middle class America; a place where you have to be able to afford your own condo, pool, membership of the local golf clu…
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