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Young person, Mina Lawton tells us her story

09/05/17

Mina Lawton (aged 15) talks about the last year and shares the best bits of working with Mark Titchner on the project, What I want more than anything else On Saturday 25 March 2017, Mark Titchner’s ex…
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Applications Open: Liverpool Film Night 2017

09/05/17

Liverpool Film Night is back! Our yearly celebration of up and coming film talent in the region will offer filmmakers a chance to see their short films on the big screen in front of a live audience an…
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News story or advertisement?

08/05/17

FACT blogger Joe Jackson shares his thouhts on news stories that aren't really stories, and the problem with advertisements masquerading as news items, in relation to our exhibition How much of this i…
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Film Articles
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Review: Mindhorn

08/05/17

Julian Barratt’s latest project sees him step into the shoes of Richard Thorncroft, star of a (fictional) cult 80’s detective drama, Mindhorn. Words by Dominic Martin. Having spend a long time in the …
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Networked Narrative: Text Art Competition

05/05/17

Networked Narrative is inviting young individuals living in Wigan, aged 25 & under to take part in a prestigious ‘text painting’ competition, as part of an exciting public art commission to be unv…
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Have I Got Fake News For You

03/05/17

FACT blogger Simon Chadwick reflects on the blurry line between between fact and fiction, in relation to our current exhibition, How much of this is fiction. “If you don’t read the news then you’re un…
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Is !Mediengruppe Bitnik's Assange's Room real or fiction?

03/05/17

FACT blogger Sandra Edwards shares her thoughts on !Mediengruppe Bitnik's recreation of Julian Assange's room in the Ecuadorian Embassy, currently on display as part of our exhibition, How much of thi…
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Guest Blog: Thoughts on Truth and Politics from Dr. Nicholas Lees

03/05/17

Dr. Nicholas Lees, Lecturer in International Politics at the Department of Politics, School of Histories, Languages and Cultures at the University of Liverpool, shares his thoughts on truth and politi…
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Podcasts
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Picturehouse Podcast: Dogwoof Interview

03/05/17

With 18 Oscar nominations and three wins to their name, we were very lucky to speak to Dogwoof, one of the world's leading distributors of documentary films. Under their belt they have worked on Iris,…
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Meme Wars: Internet culture and the alt-right Revenge of the Pepe

19/04/17

As part of FACT’s programme of events following the opening of How much of this is fiction., Florian Cramer, an expert in the fields of Communication in the Digital Age and Cultural Diversity held a l…
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