13/11/2012
Tracing the century, Tate Liverpool

Culture Diary w/c 12-11-12

Tuesday - Happy, Happy 6pm @ FACT Directed by Anne Sewitsky, this 2010 Norwegian film, while dressed as (an at times surreal) farce, takes a good look at the lies we tell ourselves to...

05/11/2012
Nosferatu

Culture Diary w/c 05-11-12

Monday - Nosferatu with live score by Minima 6.30pm @ FACT FW Murnau’s 1922 interpretation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula was the first time anybody saw a Vampyre on screen – one can only surmise...

30/10/2012
Psycho at FACT

Culture Diary w/c 29-10-12

Tuesday – The Loneliness of The Long Distance Runner 7.30pm @ Liverpool Playhouse £12/£21 Based on the short story of the same name by author Alan Sillitoe (Saturday and Night Sunday Morning), The...

22/10/2012
Turner Monet Twombly: later paintings @ Tate Liverpool

Culture Diary w/c 22-10-2012

Monday – Dig! 6.30pm @ FACT Winner of the Documentary Grand Jury Prize at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival, Dig! is the real life story of friendship and professional rivalry between Portland bands The...

15/10/2012
Stories From An Invisible Town Liverpool Playhouse Studio

Culture Diary w/c 15-10-12

Monday – The Cubical: On The Weekend Taken from the album Arise Conglomerate (out 19th Nov), On The Weekend is the lead single and raucous hymn to the behaviour we allow ourselves once...

08/10/2012
shut up and play the hits

Culture Diary w/c 08-10-12

Monday – Sleepy Hollow 8.40pm @ FACT The final film in FACT’s The World of Tim Burton season, Sleepy Hollow is one of the macabre director’s quiet triumphs, sometimes forgotten amidst the likes...

02/10/2012
The 39 Steps (1935)

Culture Diary w/c 01-10-12

Tuesday – The Horse Loom 7.30pm @ Bold Street Coffee £donation The Horse Loom is the solo project of Northumbrian guitarist and singer Steve Malley. Described as “the most unique marriage between British...

24/09/2012
Michael Lacey, Explorers, Arena Gallery

Culture Diary w/c 24-09-12

Monday – Beetlejuice 8.45pm @ FACT Of the entire Tim Burton canon, Beetlejuice is perhaps correctly considered the passion project. His breakout movie, it is the film which introduced Burton’s brand of macabre...

17/09/2012
Alfred Hitchcock's The Lodger

Culture Diary w/c 17-09-12

Monday – Edward Scissorhands 8.30pm @ FACT If one film stands above all others as the archetypal Tim Burton movie, perhaps it is Edward Scissorhands. Starring Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder (Burton’s ideal...