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Back to the Future 2 2

Where We're Going, We Don't Need Roads...

21/10/15

There are moments in our lives and throughout history that will go down as staple marks for our brilliant legacy, whether it’s Einstein’s Theory of Relativity or landing on the moon, however, nothing …
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The Program 1

"Go out there and write the best damn story you can"

20/10/15

Stephen Frears’s The Program is a film more about lies than cycling… And it is not a new story either.  Stephen Frears’s subject, American Lance Armstrong, just happened to be a cyclist of world class…
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Crimson Peak 3

Gothic Romance in Crimson Peak

20/10/15

“When the time comes, beware of Crimson Peak” a stern warning from a, for want of a better word, otherworldly character is only the start of what goes on to be an edge of the seat tale of ghosts, murd…
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Zarafa 1

Let us make your half-term great!

19/10/15

October, we meet again. What's in it for families this half term at FACT? From family film to workshops, make sure FACT is top of your to-do list! It’s that time of year again; winter is coming, Hallo…
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Lesions Jon Barraclough

Changing our Experience through Immersive Art

17/10/15

How can immersive installations and interactive gallery environments affect our experience of art and the way we interpret the world around us? Perception is personal to us. What we try to express we …
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Blade Runner 3

A Blade Runner's Guide to Rachael The Replicant

16/10/15

As part of our season of films about memory to accompany Lesions in the Landscape, next week we're screening Ridley Scott's Blade Runner: The Final Cut. I once came off my bike in such a way that I sl…
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Prison Art Course 1

Arts in the Prison System - FACT launches first course of its kind

16/10/15

FACT's new course for artists looking to work with in the prison system marks the beginning of a pilot programme working with Veterans in the Criminal Justice Sector, as well as their family members a…
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THX 1138 .2

FACT Members Offer: 241 tickets for THX1138 at The Phil!

16/10/15

Being a FACT member entitles you to much more than just £2 off tickets when you visit Picturehouse at FACT... This autumn, Liverpool Philharmonic have launched a brand new performance space, The Music…
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The Cultural Education Conference

Attending The Cultural Education Conference

15/10/15

Our Young People & Learning Coordinator reflects on her visit to a conference looking at shaping the future of cultural education in the North West. ‘Our work in education has as much effect on us…
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The Lobster 2

Why a Lobster? A Surreal Look at the Afterlife

15/10/15

Mystery shrouds The Lobster: from the enigmatic trailer to the intriguing teaser posters, it seems that director Yorgos Lanthimos is keen to give nothing away. Imagine a surreal dystopia where being i…
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