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BFI Film Shoot is a success!

28/11/13

The BFI Film Academy participants have had their first taste of completing a film shoot! FACT's Academy Facilitator, Tom Gill, tells us more. "Over the weekend of 23 & 24 November the participan…
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Mary Poppins is not for sale! The untold story behind a classic film

28/11/13

Saving Mr Banks tells the story of the battle between authour P.L Travers and Walt Disney over the movie adaptation of Mary Poppins. Mary Poppins is one of the most loved characters ever created, ap…
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We want your Sci Fi Films!

28/11/13

We’re launching an open call to find the best home made Science Fiction films to feature in our Spring 2014 exhibition, Science Fiction: New Death In March 2014, Science Fiction: New Death will cons…
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Countdown to Christmas at FACT!

27/11/13

The holidays are coming and we’ve got 17 of the best Christmas films and a unique 3D printing workshop coming up before the big day. We LOVE Christmas at FACT so this year we’re going all out to cele…
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Liverpool Film Night final selection announced

27/11/13

Our annual celebration of Liverpool’s film making talent returns tomorrow from 6.30pm Liverpool Film Night supports and celebrates the wealth of creativity and talent across Merseyside. Over the yea…
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BFI Film Academy: half way update!

26/11/13

With the Academy over its half way mark, Tom Gill, FACT's BFI Film Academy Facilitator, takes a look back at the last few weeks of workshops.   "For the past four weekends, two groups of local peop…
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BIFA nominated The Selfish Giant returns this week

21/11/13

Clio Barnard’s The Selfish Giant received seven nominations for this year’s British Independent Film Awards and it returns to FACT this week. The artist and visionary director, Clio Barnard, has been…
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What's Your Number? Examine your Work/Life Balance with our new tool

20/11/13

Use our unique online tool to understand your work life balance and how you compare to the traditional ‘888’ Our next exhibition, Time & Motion: Redefining Working Life, considers our relationship…
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Palme D’or winner Blue is the Warmest Colour opens this Friday

20/11/13

Abdellatif Kechiche’s critically acclaimed adaptation of Julie Maroh’s graphic novel opens at Picturehouse at FACT on Friday Blue is the Warmest Colour was the sensation of this years Cannes Festival,…
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tenantspin: an incomplete archive opening night review

19/11/13

FACT's Community Programmer Laura Yates takes a look back at the opening of tenantspin: the incomplete archive, an exhibition documenting the project's pioneering work with the community from 1999 to …
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