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Sharon Lockhart’s exhibition at FACT brings together ideas about childhood, philosophical inquiry, and the politics of the voice, anchored by works referring to a Polish teenager named Milena....
- 5 July 2014 - 26 October 2014
Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 6pm
Initiated at Two Degrees festival by British artist and activist Ellie Harrison in 2011, this artwork consists of four ‘climate change’ signs -designed to mimic those you might find outside a garage or a Bureau de Change- and originally too...
- 6 July 2014 - 31 December 2014
Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 6pm
The Mapo-Man will come to your house and cook for you! This project from artist Inari Wishiki challenges traditional ideas of work and pay and questions where wages should come from....
- 15 October 2014 - 31 October 2014
21 October / 5.30pm - 8pm / Media Lab / 16 - 25 year olds / FREE (Booking required) This October, come along to FACT and work with international artist Brian Mackern to create your own unique map of Liverpool. Working with different dig...
Following his mother’s death, hotshot lawyer Henry ‘Hank’ Palmer (Downey) returns to small-town Indiana to find his father Joseph (Duvall), a hitherto respected local judge, facing a murder charge. Deciding to defend him, Hank not only ha...
- Running time141 minutes
- DirectorDavid Dobkin
- GenreDrama, Mainstream
- CastRobert Downey Jr, Robert Duvall, Billy Bob Thornton
This music-rich celebration of the underground movement that became an enduring legacy of ’70s youth culture is built around the ambitions of two young friends and aspiring DJs, Matt and John (charismatic newcomers Josh Whitehouse and Ellio...
- Running time102 minutes
- DirectorElaine Constantine
- CastSteve Coogan
An exhausted-looking man stands in front of a crowd of journalists. Behind him is a large poster of a pretty woman below the word ‘missing’. Welcome to David Fincher’s dark new vision of Gone Girl. Based on Gillian Flynn’s 2012 bestseller,...
- Running time149 minutes
- DirectorDavid Fincher
- GenreMainstream, Action / Thriller / Crime
- CastBen Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris
In the late 1990s, the world of competitive skateboarding witnessed the meteoric rise of Tas and Ben Pappas, two close-knit Australian brothers from the wrong side of the tracks who arrived in America to pursue their passion as soon as they...
- Running time104 minutes
- DirectorEddie Martin
- CastTas Pappas, Ben Pappas
This haunting London Film Festival winner from Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski (MY SUMMER OF LOVE) begins as Anna (Trzebuchowska), a teenage novitiate nun, is about to take her final vows in a rural convent. Fate intervenes when her hard...
- Running time82 minutes
- DirectorPawel Pawlikowski
- GenreDrama, Foreign Language & World Cinema
- CastAgata Trzebuchowska, Agata Kulesza, Dawid Ogrodnik
The third feature from writer-director Dave McKean (THE GOSPEL OF US) also draws on his talents as a celebrated comics creator (Arkham Asylum, The Sandman) and graphic artist (CD covers for the likes of John Cale, Alice Cooper and Tori Amos...
- Running time106 minutes
- DirectorDave McKean
- CastBen Daniels, Dervla Kirwan
Gary Hook (O’Connell) is an ordinary British soldier on a tour of duty in the crisis zone that is 1971 Northern Ireland. When a routine search goes wrong, he finds himself alone behind enemy lines. In any other film, the result would simpl...
- Running time100 minutes
- DirectorYann Demange
- CastJack O'Connell, Sean Harris, Sam Reid