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Winner

And the winner is...

15/05/14

We are very excited to announce the two winners in our Science Fiction Season Instagram Competition.  As part of Science Fiction: New Death, we are showing some of the best sci-fi films ever made incl…
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UpRising’s My Voice, My Vote Programme Launches at FACT

15/05/14

Our new building residents UpRising have launched their My Voice, My Vote campaign. David Cookson introduces their plan for the next 12 months leading up to the 2015 General Election. In April UpRisin…
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Light Night at FACT

14/05/14

The annual celebration of art and culture returns to the city this Friday from 4pm.    Light Night celebrates Liverpool’s incredible museums, galleries and world-class heritage sites. On Friday 16 …
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In Hand: the inspiration behind the mental health app launching tomorrow

13/05/14

With the launch tomorrow of In Hand, a mental health and well being app, one of the young people on the creative team at FACT shares her reasons for working on the project. "So you may be wondering …
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The thing about The Thing

13/05/14

Jamie Mckittrick looks at John Carpenters classic 1980's 'creature feature', The Thing The landscape of cinema is a slouching beast, shifting its shape to reflect the trends of the times. It is the …
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Now Showing: The Wind Rises

09/05/14

The animation legend and grand master of Studio Ghibli Hayao Miyazaki, returns with his final film The Wind Rises is ‘another masterpiece’ from the visionary behind such films as Howl’s Moving Castl…
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Sci-Fi season continues with 2001: A Space Odyssey

08/05/14

Adam Scovell discusses one of the greatest pieces of Science Fiction ever made, 2001: A Space Odyssey In spite of now being technically set in the past, Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968…
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Creativity abound in FACT's Electric Blanket project

08/05/14

Nathan Jones talks iPads, older people and creativity in this update on Electric Blanket, one of FACT's communities projects.  "My good friend Sam Meech once said that a day without speaking to a pe…
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Go inside the head within a head in Frank

07/05/14

Inspired by the legendary Frank Sidebottom, Michael Fassbender stars in Frank Frank Sidebottom, the alter ego of Chris Sievey, was a truly unique performer, musician and comedian who The Guardian de…
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Mental health, co-design and me

07/05/14

Young People's Programmer Louise Latter discusses the In Hand project as we prepare to launch a new mental health app "Since last February I have been managing the In Hand project at FACT. Partnerin…
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