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FACT shortlisted for the prestigious Lever Prize 2016!

26/08/15

We’re proud to announce that FACT is one of the four cultural organisations from across the North West to have been shortlisted for the prestigious Lever Prize 2016! The Lever Prize, which is in its 1…
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Life Imitates Art in Gemma Bovery

25/08/15

‘Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life’ said Oscar Wilde in 1889 and here we find art imitating itself. Not a good combination unless you are good at peeling away the many parallels betwee…
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Liverpool Film Night is back - submissions open now!

25/08/15

After a year away, the city’s biggest celebration of Merseyside's new film talent returns to FACT on 17 November to celebrate its 10th anniversary!  The event shines a light on the region’s up and com…
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BFI Film Academy: One Year on with Darby Henderson

24/08/15

A year after she graduated from the BFI Film Academy course at FACT, we caught up with Darby Henderson to find out what her favourite parts were, and why you should apply this year if you're 13-19 and…
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The Wolfpack: Fictional Sanity

24/08/15

Films can change your life in a number of ways, yet you very rarely hear of them saving it. However, to the seven Angulo children who reside in the Lower East Side of New York, that is very much what …
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Baumbach Strikes Again: Mistress America

24/08/15

Wasting no time after the release of While We're Young, master of the Indie comedy of manners Noah Baumbach is back with another movie about incredibly hip young New Yorkers, this time working again w…
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6 Reasons Not to Miss Build Your Own: Tools for Sharing

24/08/15

Have you been to see Build Your Own: Tools for Sharing yet? Our exhibition is open for just one more week (including Bank Holiday Monday), so we count down the top reasons why you shouldn't miss it! 1…
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BFI Film Academy: One Year On with Ellie Forsyth

20/08/15

With applications now open for BFI Film Academy 2015, we caught up with Ellie Forsyth, a graduate from last year's programme, to see why she would recommend the course to anyone interested in a career…
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A boy named Theeb

20/08/15

We explore Naji Abu Nowar's debut feature through the eyes of its young protagonist, a boy named Theeb. It is the eyes, the eyes of young Theeb (Jacir Eid Al-Hwietat) which compel the viewer as they s…
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