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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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AND at Grizedale Forest

18/08/15

If you go down to the woods today, you're sure of a big surprise... As you'll stumble across a camp of artists, tech enthusiasts and film buffs camping out for this year's Abandon Normal Devices festi…
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How To... Use a 3D Printer

18/08/15

If you could learn to use a 3D printer, what would you create? From prosthetic hands to Easter eggs, we've seen it all at FACT - but how does the process actually work?   If you've been to see our …
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The Feminist Dream? Amy Schumer in Trainwreck

14/08/15

Zoe Yvonne Delaney finds Amy Schumer's performance in Trainwreck to be "heartwarmingly hilarious" and promising for a future of gender equality in the entertainment industry. “Amy Schumer’s comedy is …
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How To... Use a Soldering Iron

12/08/15

Have you visited FACTLab yet? Our artists in residence are hard at work teaching eager hacktivists about some key digital tools. Here's something that wasn't on the programme...   How do you use a …
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Hello, how are you feeling?

12/08/15

Hello, how are you feeling? Our Young People & Learning Coordinator takes a look back at a successful year for our mental health awareness app, developed especially for young people. In Hand is an…
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