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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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Artist interview: Laurence Payot

09/04/14

Science Fiction: New Death curator Omar Kholeif talks to Laurence Payot about her work One in a Million, You currently on display at FACT, narcissism, and cults Omar: Do you think we live in an era …
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“More raucously bloodthirsty than anything you've ever seen.” The Raid 2 opens today!

09/04/14

Jakarta cop Rama must go undercover to save his family and root out corruption in his police force.  2011’s The Raid is now widely regarded as one of the best action movies ever made. The story of a…
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Artplayer networking events at FACT

07/04/14

Last month Artplayer took over The Box to consider the future of gaming and social change. Kati Jägel discusses the day and more upcoming Artplayer events. Artplayer and FACT have launched a series …
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Roaring biblical action-adventure in Noah

04/04/14

Russell Crowe stars in the epic story of courage, sacrifice and hope from Director Darren Aronofsky. Everybody knows the story of Noah’s Ark. God tells a man that a great flood is coming and he must…
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FACT's response to the Precarious Workers Brigade

04/04/14

We recently received an open letter from the Precarious Workers Brigade asking some fair and interesting questions about working life at FACT. As this letter was shared widely, we have decided to publ…
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