Sister - Discover Tuesdays @ FACT


DW Mault on Ursula Meier’s Sister, screening tonight as part of FACT’s Discover Tuesdays… Scattered noise and its opposite number does strange things to a consciousness. The noise is in fact the noise...

Reservoir Dogs with Keitel and Buscemi

Culture Diary w/c 18-02-13

Monday – Reservoir Dogs 8.30pm @ FACT A retrospective of Quentin Tarantino’s career to date begins tonight at FACT with the movie that started it all. When Reservoir Dogs showed at Sundance in...

Marcus Coates, Journey to the Lower World, 2004

National Treasure

With the launch of New Works, Walker Art Gallery volunteer Emma Sumner delves into the secret treasures of our public art collection usually kept under lock and key … The Walker Art Gallery sticks in my mind...


Film Podcast #21: Bullhead

Film Podcast #21: Bullhead by The Double Negative on Mixcloud DW Mault reviews Michaël R. Roskam’s Belgium crime drama Bullhead, and Hirokazu Koreeda’s Japanese coming-of-age drama, I Wish. In Bullhead, a young Limburg cattle farmer...

Patrick Wolf @ The Epstein Theatre

Patrick Wolf – Review

He’s been in the industry more than a decade. Why then isn’t Patrick Wolf a huge star? We went to the Epstein Theatre in search of answers… We’ve said it before and we’ll...

Gael Garcia Bernal in NO

One No, Many Yeses?

No is a film which looks at advertising through the prism of politics and propaganda, says DW Mault… Joy is an integral part of the cinematic experience, but because of the nature of...

Lou Reed's Transformer era

Glam! Rock

With Tate Liverpool’s Glam! exhibition having just opened, Amy Jones takes a look at the songs that helped define a scene… Friday saw Tate Liverpool’s new exhibition Glam! The Performance of Style open...

Casablanca @ the bombed out church

Culture Diary w/c 11-02-13

Monday – Indie Film Night with Kevin Smith’s Clerks 6.15pm @ FACT When Kevin Smith made Clerks almost two decades ago, reputedly for a relative shoestring $27,575, it quickly became held up as...

Ed Hardy Tattoo The World

Ed Hardy: Tattoo the World

Poetic creation or blemish its bearer lives to regret? DW Mault on Ed Hardy and the artistry of the tattooist… Inquisitive fascination is the state that should be sought all day everyday, forever,...