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Help us Kickstart Kurokawa's Unfold Exhibition at FACT

23/11/15

Be part of a unique and sensory exhibition that showcases the birth of stars with acclaimed Japanese artist Ryoichi Kurokawa. We are crowdfunding for the final 10% of critically acclaimed visual artis…
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A Mostly True Story by Alan Bennett

19/11/15

The Lady in the Van is the story of Miss Shepherd, a former nun who has chosen to live in the borough of Camden, north London, in the back of an old van. She invades playwright Alan Bennett’s driveway…
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A Look at the Legitimacy of Memories

18/11/15

As my first exhibition as a member of the FACT team, Lesions in the Landscape has awoken within me a grotesquely cool fascination with the processes of the brain.  Now firmly in the last week of its r…
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Star Wars Retro Gaming Day and Star Wars Battlefront on the Big Screen!

18/11/15

In collaboration with retailer GAME, Picturehouse at FACT are launching a special day in our bar devoted to Star Wars retro gaming. Then levelling up, a special gaming night with Star Wars: Battlefron…
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Adding the Final Touches to Text Adventure Time

17/11/15

Saturday 7 November saw the second summit for Networked Narrative take place, and with it the conclusion of the Text Adventure Time, an online game that young people from Wigan, Burnley, and Hull have…
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Dementia: More Than Just a Word

17/11/15

Dementia was always just a word. It meant something sure as any other word means something, but until you are faced with it, it remains just a word.  She seemed fine in the first respite. It was an ol…
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Love in a Bold Climate

16/11/15

French cinema has never been shy about talking about sex. Even tame romances like Jean Pierre Jeunet’s Amélie address sex, albeit on a disinterested level but recently it seems to have taken a renewed…
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Danny Boyle turns it up to the Macs

16/11/15

Steve Jobs, the much-anticipated story of the co-founder of Apple arrived at FACT this weekend and, just like at an Apple product launch, there are no (Microsoft) words to describe the level of excite…
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An Emotional Response to Lesions in the Landscape

12/11/15

Dominic Martin visits our current exhibition Lesions in the Landscape, which seeks to draw parallels between one woman’s experience of amnesia and the evacuation of St.Kilda’s island in 1930.  Dubbed …
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Liverpool Film Night 2015: Shortlist Announced

12/11/15

Liverpool Film Night is less than a week away and we're delighted to announce our eleven shortlisted filmmakers! This year's event takes place on Tuesday 17 November, and will feature eleven brand new…
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