logolight-night-sm FRIDAY 14 May 2010 at FACT. The Art of 3D with SparkleVFX (see below) and Disco Dance Marathon in Gallery 1, from 19.00, FREE
Pull up your leg warmers LightNighters, and get ready to bust some moves. FACT hosts a very special disco dance marathon, inspired by the Phil Collins’ film installation “they shoot horses”. Currently on show in FACT’s Gallery 1, the film follows a group of young Palestinians as they attempt a seven-hour-long disco dance marathon record in Ramallah.

The Art of 3D with SparkleVFX
The Box, 18-20.10, FREE
An evening with Liverpool-based 3D effects studio SparkleVFX to demystify 3D and CGI technology for anyone interested in this fascinating area. Discover what happens behind the scenes and chat to industry experts in 3D modelling, animation and game development. There will also be an opportunity to win fantastic prizes including software licenses, games and art books.