Rankin: alive in the face of death

Culture Diary w/c 13-05-13

Tuesday – Beyond the Hills 6pm @ FACT Best known for his 2007 film 4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days, Romanian director Cristian Mungiu won Best Screenplay at Cannes in 2012 for his...

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Culture Diary w/c 06-05-13

Tuesday – The Gatekeepers 6pm @ FACT Nominated for a 2013 Best Documentary academy award, The Gatekeepers is a film taking 50 years of Israeli history as its subject matter. The source material...

The Walkmen

Culture Diary w/c 29-04-13

Monday – Nigel Kennedy presents Bach plus Fats Waller 7.30pm @ the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall £22.50-£39.50 Once the enfant terrible of British classical music Nigel Kennedy, now fast approaching 60 (he’s 57 in...

Bluecoat Chambers from St Peter's church gardens

Culture Diary w/c 22-04-13

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday – Archiving the Arts Centre @ the Bluecoat As we’ve discussed elsewhere on the site, this year sees the fifth anniversary of the refurbishment of the Bluecoat. A...

NHK' Koyxen @ the Blade Factory

Culture Diary w/c 15-04-13

Monday – The Evil Dead 9pm @ FACT The feature movie debut of Sam Raimi from 1981, The Evil Dead has traveled the road from infamy (as part of the ’80s Video Nasty...

Beth Orton

Culture Diary w/c 08-04-13

Tuesday – For Ellen 6pm @ FACT Starring Paul Dano (a firm TDN favourite) as Joby Taylor, a struggling musician whose life is spiraling out of his control, the Ellen of the title (played here...

Hookworms Thursday @ Camp and Furnace

Culture Diary w/c 01-04-13

Monday – #INDIENIGHT 8pm @ Studio 2, Parr Street Studios FREE Indie; who knows what it even means these days, but Studio 2 @ Parr St. are putting their own spin on things...

Side By Side, the inaugural screening at Darkness Into Light

Culture Diary w/c 25-03-13

Monday – Tony Teardrop 8pm @ the Bombed out church £10-£16 Following the cancellation of performances due to the unseasonal snow, Tony Teardrop is back from today at St. Luke’s ‘bombed out’ Church....

Philip Pullman's I Was A Rat!

Culture Diary w/c 18-03-13

Monday – Wild Nothing 7.30pm @ the Kazimier £8 Shoegaze, dream-pop, call it what you will; whatever ‘it’ is, Wild Nothing have it in abundance. First single, 2009′s Summer Holiday (taken from 2010′s...