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From Brooklyn With Love

09/11/15

A tale of immigration from the viewpoint of a young woman is one of the lesser tropes in the cinematic cannon and the narrative of this Colm Tóibín adaptation proves to be as refreshing as the film it…
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Vintage Sunday: The Graduate

06/11/15

Dustin Hoffman stars in this week's Vintage Sunday, soundtracked by the beautiful melodies of Simon and Garfunkel. Preview by Tuomas Anttila Part satirical social commentary, part comedy, The Graduate…
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The Importance of Sound and Music

05/11/15

Whether David Bowie accompanies you to a job interview or Mozart helps you revise, there’s no denying that music is everywhere - and the transformative power of music cannot be underestimated in helpi…
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Am I Popular Yet?

05/11/15

It’s 2015. I’m nearing 20. I have 2000 followers on my Instagram. How does this make me feel? It makes me feel good. Callan Waldron-Hall investigates the world of Instagram ahead of our next exhibitio…
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3D Printing: The Future is Now

05/11/15

For centuries – millennia in fact - artists have embraced new technology as a means to convey concept. The latest in that line, finds Faith Robinson, is 3D printing. Ideas, emotions, and aesthetic sug…
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The perfect gift for art lovers

05/11/15

As part of the Human Futures exposition, opening on 6 November at FACT, artist Aram Bartholl has created a collection of limited editions, Penny Press the Internet, available to buy just in time for C…
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Take a Ride in Taxi Tehran

05/11/15

Ironically, Iranian director Jafar Panahi's Taxi Tehran is a film about many films, none of which the was allowed to make himself as he is under a 20-year ban from directing movies in his homeland. Bu…
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Human Futures with Sam Meech

03/11/15

The Human Futures exposition opens this Friday in public spaces throughout FACT and Ropewalks Square. Ahead of the show, we caught up with exhibiting artist Sam Meech to find out what it's all about. …
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What Does it Mean to "Sound Gay"?

02/11/15

Do I Sound Gay? Yes, you may do, but this doesn’t matter as much as you think it does, is the conclusion reached in David Thorpe's emotionally charged documentary says Alicia Cordell. This documentary…
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Homotopia 2015: What You Need To Know

31/10/15

Homotopia launched this week with the opening of John Walter's Alien Sex Club at Camp and Furnace, and here at FACT we're hosting an exciting film programme of queer cinema curated by Khalil West. FAC…
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