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New Freehand website launches

29/06/11

FACT is thrilled to announce an exciting new website for our Young People's Programme. The site builds on the original Freehand branding and website and now each Freehander has their own page. Check i…
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Semiconductor: Spotlight on Oren Ambarchi

29/06/11

Find out about the musician who created the sounds for our next exhibition.. Experimental guitarist, Oren Ambarchi provides the composition for Worlds in the Making, the new artwork by semic…
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Akira heads up new Culture Shock season

28/06/11

Culture Shock is dedicated to bringing you the best in cult and genre films. From big budget curiosities to cult classics to the very best of the very worst movies. You name it and we might just …
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The prophetic filmmaking of Joana Hadjithomas and Kalil Joreige

28/06/11

Writer and editor, Malu Halasa gives us some background information about our Khali Joreige and Joana Hadjithomas Double Bill ahead of the Liverpool Arabic Film Festival. This year will mark the great…
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Freehand Film Review 2: The Green Lantern

28/06/11

Freehander Emily tells us her thoughts on the film... Before watching Green Lantern, I had absolutely no idea what to expect. However, I was pleasantly surprised with its outcome. \r\nThis sci-fi…
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Semiconductor: The story behind Worlds in the Making

28/06/11

\r\nWe find out more about how Semiconductor are bringing the Galapagos Islands to FACT this summer. \r\n Semiconductor: Worlds in the Making is the artist duo’s first UK solo show. Worlds …
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The Freehand Family is growing!

27/06/11

Freehand (FACT's young people's programme) is very excited to announce the addition of three new members of the team. Fran and Patricia join as Freehander Interns. They will be helping with the runnin…
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Semiconductor: The artist and the scientist

27/06/11

\r\nFACT takes a look at what an artist duo from Brighton and an American Nobel Prize winning scientist have in common…\r\n Semiconductor cite their key inspirational people as, “people w…
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Semiconductor: Focus on Magnetic Movie

24/06/11

Find out more about the best know work by Semiconductor who will open their first UK solo show at FACT next week... The award-winning Magnetic Movie was commissioned by Animate Projects for …
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Film Review: The Green Lantern

24/06/11

Freehander Sean Cranney tells us what he thought of the film... From the word go I was hooked in to the storyline and plot of the new (DC comic book) film – Green Lantern. We are introduced to H…
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