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FACT Summer School is looking for artists

08/04/13

The summer holidays are always a busy time at FACT, this year we're running a series of workshops and we're looking for artists to develop and deliver the FACT Summer School. Our Collaboration and Eng…
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Johan Grimonprez, I May Have Lost Forever my Umbrella

Johan Grimonprez short film screened tonight on Channel 4

05/04/13

Our next short for Random Acts, I may have lost forever my umbrella, comes from artist and filmmaker, Johan Grimonprez. Grimonprez gained notoriety from his 1997 cult film Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y, which e…
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What music video best represents emotion?

04/04/13

With The Art of Pop Video in full swing, our Audience Selection project continues, this week we are looking for the music video you think best represents emotion. Arguably, all art is a representation…
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VIP project underway for Battle of the Atlantic commemmorations

03/04/13

As FACT gears up for a major project as part of the Battle of the Atlantic commemorations this May, we found out more about the plans and the progress so far. FACT's Veterans In Practice (VIP) group w…
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Exclusive interviews with Outfit and The Art of Pop VIdeo curators

03/04/13

The Art of Pop Video exhibition is in full swing with over 100 videos tracing the development of music videos from the 1920’s right up to today. Check out our exclusive interviews with the exhibition …
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Still want your MTV?

02/04/13

Memories of a transformative period are awoken by Amy Roberts’ reflections on the music video in this extract from The Double Negative Everyone goes through those childhood obsessions with collections…
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Shezad Dawood - Piercing Brightness - Trailer

Shezad Dawood's Trailer screens on Channel 4 tonight

28/03/13

Our series of Random Acts commissions continues tonight with Shezad Dawood's Trailer, screening at 12:10 tonight. Shezad Dawood is the next contributor to the Random Acts series with Trailer, a short …
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Audience Selection: Which music videos make you laugh?

28/03/13

Our search for your favourite music videos continues this week, looking for the videos that make you laugh. From the witty to the strange and sublime, comedy has always been a huge part of music video…
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Tarantino season concludes tonight with the return of Django

27/03/13

Andy Johnson from Purple Revolver reviews Django Unchained which brings to an end our Quentin Tarantino season tonight. The power of Django Unchained is bound up in Quentin Tarantino's fearless approa…
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The Art of Pop Video film programme continues with Flaming Creatures

26/03/13

Our film programme in collaboration with Glam! The Performance of Style at Tate Liverpool concludes tonight with a rare cinema screening of the classic 1960's film, Flaming Creatures. Flaming Creature…
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