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Games and Films from Liverpool Media Academy Students

17/06/14

Head of Media at Liverpool Media Academy, Alex Harrison, introduces the first LMA Film and Games Festival which is set to take over FACT this week As the first LMA Film and Games Festival approaches…
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Archive Film Project - an insider's overview

16/06/14

In May, Bernadette Smith participated in the Freehand Archive Film Project. Here she tells us what she got up to and what she learnt whilst she was here. On 17 May we attended our first session of t…
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H.R. Giger: Artist, Visionary and creator of Alien

16/06/14

Our Science Fiction season concluded last night with Aliens, featuring H.R. Giger's most iconic creation.  The Swiss surrealist painter was born in Chur, one of the largest Swiss cities, in 1940. Hi…
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New Death: Spotlight on Zach Blas

12/06/14

FACT Volunteer Hannah Lea looks at Zach Blas and his work as part of our Science Fiction: New Death exhibition which closes this Sunday Zach Blas is an artist, writer and curator whose work engages …
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Find the best independent films with screeningfilm.com!

12/06/14

New website ScreeningFilm.com aims to support the independent film scene in Liverpool and at the same time give film fans an opportunity to explore films beyond the conventional cinema programme. Sc…
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Now Showing: The ‘passionate and powerfully acted’ Fruitvale Station

10/06/14

Based on a shocking true story, Fruitvale Station follows a day in the life of Oscar Grant leading up to New Years Eve 2008 In his first feature length film, Ryan Coogler directs Michael B Jordan an…
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Last chance to see Science Fiction: New Death

09/06/14

Our dystopian exhibition, Science Fiction: New Death closes in less than a week, don’t miss it!  Science Fiction: New Death explores how our relationship with technology has blurred the lines betwee…
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Look again… Life isn’t always what it seems…

06/06/14

FACT volunteer Hannah Lea introduces John Carpenters 80's B-movie classic, They Live, which is showing as part of our Science Fiction season I first discovered John Carpenter’s 1988 film They Live i…
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New Death: Spotlight on China Miéville

05/06/14

Science Fiction author China Miéville’s new work, The Condition of New Death, is the inspiration behind our current exhibition.  Our world is changing but is it changing for better? The real and the…
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Jean-Pierre Jeunet returns with T.S. Spivet

04/06/14

Responsible for films as diverse as Alien: Resurrection, Amelie and now The Young And Prodigious T.S. Spivet, Jean-Pierre Jeunet is a unique voice in modern cinema.   Seen by many as the most success…
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