EU Film Contest - Win a trip to the Cannes Film Festival!

17-02-2017
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Since 1991, the EU has been investing in Europe's audiovisual industry through the Creative Europe MEDIA programme, helping European talents to work together across borders. Each year it supports around 2000 projects, including films, TV series, video games, training programmes, cinemas and much more.

Test your knowledge of European movies and win a trip to the Cannes Film Festival!

#euFilmContest

 

Rules

For every correct answer you get one point.

You get an extra point if you follow CreativeEuropeEU on Facebook and/or @MEDIAprogEU on Twitter (maximum one point).

The 10 contestants with the highest score win. If contestants are tied, the filtering question will be used to decide between them.

You may submit up to three entries, but you can only win once.
You must be free on 23 and 24 May 2017, the dates on which the winners will be in Cannes. The winners will be contacted at end-March 2017 to plan their travel arrangements.

Terms and Conditions

You must be at least 18 years old (on 17 March 2017) to participate in this contest.

Any permanent resident of the EU is eligible, as well as permanent residents of countries that had formally signed an agreement to participate in the Creative Europe programme not later than 31 December 2016 (Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Republic of Serbia, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine).

Employees of EU institutions and their immediate relatives are an exception to this rule, they are excluded from this competition.

Film industry professionals are also not eligible for this competition, except those who are full-time film students. The organiser’s decision on what constitutes an industry professional is final.

The prize is a return ticket to Cannes for one person from any of the above countries and one night's accommodation. We arrange the accommodation and travel.

Winners are responsible for any other costs, including health insurance, travel in their home country and travel visas if needed.

Winners will attend a screening of a film selected as part of La Quinzaine des Réalisateurs/Directors’ Fortnight. They will also receive a festival badge that gives them access to the film market. For security reasons, we cannot guarantee access to the entire festival.

You cannot claim any rights on the basis of this competition.
The organisers reserve the right to disqualify applicants that are suspected of cheating.

The organisers reserve the right to offer a prize of similar value in case the trip is cancelled due to circumstances beyond the organiser's control.

Your personal details will be treated confidentially. For more info, see https://ec.europa.eu/info/legal-notice.

By taking part in this contest, you agree that your name, country of residence and pictures/videos of your visit to Cannes may be published online. You agree to transfer all rights necessary for distribution and public display of these images, or other intellectual property rights that may arise from participation in this contest.

The organisers will under no circumstance whatsoever irrespective of the cause, be liable for any loss, damage or personal injury arising as a result of accepting the prize.

The organisers will under no circumstance whatsoever be liable for any damages, delays, changes, disruptions, cancellations, unavailability of the prize(s) due to local public holidays or other conditions affecting availability or enjoyment of the prize(s), nor any act or omission whatsoever by any form of transportation and/or accommodation included in the prize(s). 

Closing date

Opportunity type

Calls for Proposals