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New Death: Spotlight on Jae Rhim Lee

25/04/14

In the first of a series of spotlight articles, Joana Ventura looks at the work of Jae Rhim Lee The artist, designer, creative strategist and researcher Jae Rhim Lee has developed a unique strain of…
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Tom Hardy in ‘one of the most nail biting thrillers of the year’

25/04/14

In this new British thriller, Tom Hardy plays Ivan Locke, a man whose life, career and soul unravels on a cross-country car journey Construction foreman Ivan Locke, played by Tom Hardy is facing the…
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Crispin Glover Live at FACT!

23/04/14

We are very excited to announce that Crispin Glover will be performing live at Picturehouse at FACT on 4 May.  Known for creating many memorable and quirky characters onscreen, Glover doesn’t disapp…
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Duncan Campbell's Make it New John screening tonight

23/04/14

Artist Duncan Campbell joins us for a screening of Make it New John, the story of John Delorean and his famous car.  Following the huge box-office success of Back to the Future in 1985, John DeLorea…
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Win Sci-Fi cinema tickets with our new Instagram competition

22/04/14

Document the science fiction in your daily life and win tickets to our sci-fi film season Our current exhibition Science Fiction: New Death explores how our relationship with technology has blurred …
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Writing to JG Ballard

18/04/14

FACT Contributor Jamie Mckittrick remembers Science Fiction author JG Ballard, who inspired our current exhibition Science Fiction: New Death and considers his impact on the genre In my final ye…
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Gordon's Alive?! See Flash Gordon at FACT this Easter Monday!

18/04/14

The first winner of our Science Fiction: New Death Audience Selection poll is 1980’s classic, Flash Gordon!  The quarterback of the New York Giants has the fate of the world on his shoulders as he f…
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Young FACT filmmaker’s movie premieres on the biggest screen in Britain

17/04/14

A young filmmaker who took part in the BFI Film Academy at FACT will graduate from a prestigious training scheme and see her film premiere on the BFI IMAX in London today Dust will be screened along…
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Pop Up App studio at our second Ideas Factory event

15/04/14

Yesterday saw over 100 young people take part in the second of this year's Ideas Factory events led by FACT, The Studio School and Apposing. FACT's Learning Programmer Anna Kronenburg tells us all abo…
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Science Fiction season continues with Solaris tonight!

14/04/14

A scientist journeys to a station orbiting distant planet in an attempt to discover why its crew have gone insane The original 1973 version of Solaris is a visionary and critically acclaimed classic…
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