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Sarah Bailey on 'Crossing Digital Bridges'

14/03/14

Sarah Bailey tells us about her first few months as Head of Engagement at FACT "After a few months of lurking under the surface at FACT, I am taking the plunge and writing a blog post! I know. Can y…
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‘If you aren't moved by the The Rocket your heart is defective’

13/03/14

The beautiful and engaging coming of age story is now showing at Picturehouse at FACT Ahlo is a young child and his community believe that he is cursed after his twin dies during child birth. The lo…
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Under The Skin: an icy parable of love, sex and loneliness

13/03/14

A coolly striking brunette drives a battered old van around Scotland seducing unremarkable men, whom she then despatches in a nightmarishly bizarre manner. Under the Skin, adapted from Michel Faber’…
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The return of Wes Anderson with The Grand Budapest Hotel

06/03/14

With an incredible all-star cast, The Grand Budapest hotel is beautiful and completely unique.  Wes Anderson is a director whose writing and style is instantly recognisable and completely unlike any…
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FACT Wins Mental Health First Aid Award!

05/03/14

FACT has won the MHFA Champion award for having 'demonstrated exemplary leadership in increasing mental health literacy in our community' through our training programme. Tracy Fairclough who picked up…
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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Website

05/03/14

John Fass introduces the final Time & Motion workshop in our Co-Working space which is taking place today and tomorrow. Do You Know Your History will attempt to develop new and more interesting wa…
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Time & Motion: Don't miss it!

05/03/14

Our current exhibition closes this Sunday 9 March, don’t miss out!  Time & Motion considers the state of working life in the digital era. Does anyone still conform to the traditional ideal of ei…
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Deception, steroids and cycling in The Armstrong Lie

04/03/14

Director Alex Gibney profiles one of the world’s most famous athlete’s incredible fall from grace Lance Armstrong had been described as 'superhuman', 'a genetic freak', 'not like you and me', 'gifte…
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CX Residency: Our weekend at FACT

03/03/14

Susannah Haslam and Tess Denman-Cleaver from The Creative Exchange is currently undertaking a residency in our Co-Working Space. In the second of their blogs, they talks about their weekends activitie…
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Terry Gilliam's Brazil: Tonight!

03/03/14

Our Time & Motion film season concludes tonight with screening is Terry Gilliam’s Orwellian fantasy, Brazil at 9pm Over the past few months we’ve screened an array of films which look at the wor…
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