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Nick Laessing

Renewable energy explored through science and art

26/01/17

Our current exhibition No Such Thing As Gravity explores the limits of science where the absence of established facts may leave room for new theories, and alternative science. Water Gas Car by Nick La…
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Film Articles
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A filmmaker's creativity reignited through volunteering at FACT

25/01/17

Volunteer Sarah Higgins tells us her story of returning to Liverpool as a post-graduate in film and how volunteering at FACT helped give her the boost she needed to continue being creative.  In May 20…
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Film Articles
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Preview: Alejandro Jodorowsky Double Bill

25/01/17

FACT’s Alejandro Jodorowsky double bill presents autobiographical Dance of Reality (2013) and Endless Poetry (2017), telling the story of Jodorowsky's childhood and life as a young adult. Words by Geo…
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Film Articles
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Walk into Space with IJAD

24/01/17

This week, FACT hosts the the world premiere of IJAD Dance Company's Walk into Space, an interactive, dynamic performance exploring the concept of microgravity. The event also sees the launch of IJAD’…
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Film Articles
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Preview: Ghost in the Shell

20/01/17

War and anime: how Japan got its groove back. Words by Simon Chadwick. Japan has always been an unusually insular country. While the past centuries have seen most nations and cultures develop symbioti…
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Podcasts
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Picturehouse Podcast: Alice Lowe Prevenge Interview

18/01/17

The new Picturehouse at FACT podcast has arrived with one hell of bang, as our first guest is Sightseers’ star and co-writer, Alice Lowe. Listen to it here. Alice was in the building promoting her dir…
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Film Articles
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Review: La La Land

17/01/17

A tribute to the Hollywood musical but with a story embedded in present-day Los Angeles life. Words by Georgia Usher. If you're not a fan of musicals, I can safely say...this one will change your mind…
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Preview: Prevenge

17/01/17

A pitch black, wryly British comedy from the mind of Alice Lowe, Prevenge follows Ruth, a pregnant woman on a killing spree. Words by Timothy Farnan. Never before has a neologism simultaneously captur…
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News
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CERN and FACT: COLLIDE International Award now open for entries

17/01/17

Yesterday, 16 January 2017, Arts at CERN and FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) announced its international call for artists to enter submissions for the COLLIDE International Award. Th…
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Film Articles
EMARE

FACT's 2016 winner of EMARE Award to experiment with 3D gaming environments

13/01/17

In January 2017, we are pleased to welcome this year’s winner of the European Media Artists in Residence Exchange (EMARE) award, Italian filmmaker Giovanni Papini (member of GVN908), who will explore …
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