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This November, FACT is pleased to present the UK premiere of Type Motion, an exhibition featuring over 200 outstanding examples of text and typography being used alongside the moving image. The exhibition celebrates the creative possibiliti...
- 13 November 2014 - 8 February 2015
Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 6pm
Under Black Carpets invites you to challenge your perception and prove your detective capabilities. Unravel the evidence and take part in this interactive forensic study of a fictional Los Angeles bank robbery by exploring the evidence on d...
- 22 January 2015 - 8 February 2015
Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 6pm
A young orphan nicknamed Eggs (voiced by Hempstead Wright, Game of Thrones’ Bran Stark) lives with a cheerful bunch of garbage-collecting creatures, the Boxtrolls, in secret caverns beneath the streets of Cheesebridge. But when the heino...
- Running time97 minutes
- DirectorAnthony Stacchi, Graham Annable
- GenreAnimation, Family
- CastElle Fanning, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Simon Pegg, Ben Kingsley
Based on the hit memoir by real-life Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, AMERICAN SNIPER marks director Clint Eastwood’s return to violence, and especially the gun-related violence that’s hallmarked his greatest films. Bradley Cooper plays the unerring...
- Running time133 minutes
- DirectorClint Eastwood
- CastBradley Cooper, Sienna Miller
Originally published in 1933 – and rediscovered by a generation of feminists in the 1970s – Vera Brittain’s Testament of Youth is an autobiographical account of the devastation wreaked by World War I. This lavish adaptation by BBC Films s...
- Running time130 minutes
- DirectorJames Kent
- GenreBritish Independent, Costume Drama
- CastAlicia Vikander , Dominic West, Kit Harrington, Hayley Atwell
Based on Stephen Sondheim’s acclaimed stage musical, INTO THE WOODS brings together the heroes of many fairy tales – including Cinderella (Kendrick), Little Red Riding Hood (with Johnny Depp as the Wolf) and Jack (of Beanstalk fame) – in a...
- Running time125 minutes
- DirectorRob Marshall
- CastMeryl Streep, James Corden, Emily Blunt, Anna Kendrick
Damien Chazelle’s second feature is an emotionally powerful study of musical obsession. Andrew (Miles Teller, Divergent), an aspiring jazz drummer is pushed beyond his limits in search of 'perfection' by Fletcher, his ultra-demanding teache...
- Running time106 minutes
- DirectorDamien Chazelle
- GenreDrama, American Independent
- CastMiles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist
At the palace, the royal family and their guests are gathered for Prince Siegfried’s birthday celebrations. In a majestic ceremony, Siegfried is made a knight; young girls try to attract his attention, as he must choose a wife during the ba...
- Running time160 minutes
Having earned Bennett Miller (Capote, Moneyball) the Best Director award at Cannes in 2014, Foxcatcher is still surrounded by noisy awards buzz as the 2015 Oscar season approaches. The film tells the true story of brothers Mark and Dave Sc...
- Running time134 minutes
- DirectorBennett Miller
- GenreDrama, History, Biopic
- CastSteve Carell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo
This wild, savagely funny black comedy is nothing like the your run of the mill superhero movies. Riggan Thomson (Keaton, Batman) is a washed-up actor who made his name starring in an iconic Hollywood franchise about the Birdman. Now he lo...
- Running time119 minutes
- DirectorAlejandro Gonzales Inarritu
- GenreAction / Thriller / Crime, Comedy
- CastMichael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton
Stephen Hawking is one of the towering figures of our time, a brilliant scientist who brought his groundbreaking ideas into popular consciousness with the bestselling A Brief History of Time. But it’s the dignified way he has lived with m...
- Running time123 minutes
- DirectorJames Marsh
- GenreDrama, British Independent
- CastEddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones
Esteemed screenwriter Alex Garland (THE BEACH, 28 DAYS LATER…, SUNSHINE) makes his directorial debut with this intense psychological sci-fi thriller. Caleb (Gleeson), a young coder at the world’s largest Internet company, wins a competition...
- Running time108 minutes
- DirectorAlex Garland
- CastDomhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Alice Vikander