Mingle With the Stars at Cannes Competition

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Have you always dreamed of walking the red carpet alongside you favorite stars? Well here's your chance! Lomography will be sending two lucky Lomographers to Cannes! Read after the jump to find out how you can be the lucky one to go!

Credits: eagleye_slives

It’s almost that time of the year, when stars, directors, and the media gather round the streets of Cannes to show off the glitz and glamor of the movie industry and highlight their projects. This time around, you could join them! Join this competition for a chance to travel to Cannes, hang out with Lomographers and spot some stars!

So, what do we want to see? Anything movie related, of course! Have a picture that looks like the scene of a movie? Do people hold you up on the street and ask if you are Brad Pitt? Does that shot you took of the cab in New York look like a still from Limitless? Are you curious to know what happened last night with you friends like the guys in The Hangover? Did you get a shot of a girl having a Marilyn Monroe moment when the wind blew under her skirt?

You get the picture! Show us your most Hollywood shots for a chance to go to Cannes, because we certainly think this glamorous event could use some Lomographic feel. Join the on-site Lomography team in capturing the action.

Yes, we are totally serious! We teamed up with MUBI and the Short Film Festival to send two of you to Festival de Cannes equipped with Access All Areas Passes for the Short Film Festival taking place from 11th to 22nd of May.

Find out more about MUBI and Festival de Cannes

This grand prize is waiting for two Lomographers:

  • 2 VIP tickets to the Festival, but you will have to get yourself to Cannes
  • Accommodation at the Lomography apartment together with our team
  • Access All Areas Passes for the Short Film Festival at Festival de Cannes

Details:

  • Sort through your photos and pick the best ones thoroughly and thoughtfully.
  • Film/Camera Type: any kind of film / analogue camera – standard 35mm or 120 format preferred, not digitally enhanced or manipulated.
  • Upload Limit: 10 Photos
  • Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
  • No visible borders or watermarks, etc.
  • Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags)
  • The Cannes Film Festival and winners shall be able to travel to Cannes in the period between May 11 and May 22; travelling will be scheduled through the one week previous to the event date.
  • Winners must have all documents necessary to travel to France, including authorizations of any kind, and must be aged 18 years-old or more.

written by gabysalas on 2011-04-26 in #competitions #rumble #cannes-film-festival #lomography #competition #movies

23 Comments

  1. myloveletter
    myloveletter ·

    ALright, outta my way. I AM WINNING THIS, PERIOD.

  2. eskimofriend
    eskimofriend ·

    runner up here I come :)

  3. blormore
    blormore ·

    @eskimofriend hahaha, high aspirations! don't sell yourself short ;)

  4. myloveletter
    myloveletter ·

    especially since I tragically couldn't "get myself there!" darn it.

  5. trash-gordon-from-outer-space
    trash-gordon-from-outer-space ·

    Way to go, myloveletter!

  6. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    nice though i would have preferred vienna ;)))

  7. teddylovesverve
    teddylovesverve ·

    best competition prize i have ever seen

  8. angela_silva
    angela_silva ·

    what-a-prize!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  9. mariaratfingers
    mariaratfingers ·

    "but you will have to get yourself to Cannes" NOOOOOOOOO!!!!!
    i was sooo excited reading this, until i got to this part.... oh man, i'm brokenhearted.. i'm in university studying screenplay writing for movies, it's my dream to go to Cannes! but i can't afford a ticket to France :( i think i'll cry..
    any way, good luck to all of you who aren't too far away from France! it's a hell of a rumble!

  10. discodrew
    discodrew ·

    "but you will have to get yourself to Cannes". Gutted! How long would it take to cycle to Cannes from UK. Maybe I could hitch hike? Swim? Row?

  11. helenapie
    helenapie ·

    Did NOT read carefully...I wish I could afford a ticket!

  12. mariaratfingers
    mariaratfingers ·

    aren't there any runners up? cause i have some photos that could fit this competition.. but since i can't afford the ticket to france it would be stupid and masochist to send something if that's the only prize (imagine if i actually won the grand prize! i would kick myself forever!) anyway, are there?

  13. gabysalas
    gabysalas ·

    @mariaratfingers: Sorry, no runners up for this one...

  14. hollyolly-tea
    hollyolly-tea ·

    ah didnt read that bit either... i cant get to Cannes, freaking exams :( booo

  15. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    and i am in split....

  16. rosebud89
    rosebud89 ·

    Why did I enter?! I'm not sure if I would be available to go, let alone afford to...
    Oh well, where there's a will, there's a way. Sigh.

  17. eatclicklove
    eatclicklove ·

    how many days willl the winner stay in Cannes??

  18. eatclicklove
    eatclicklove ·

    how many days willl the winner stay in Cannes??

  19. yawny
    yawny ·

    great rumble for those who live in or near Cannes.. eh(

  20. eskimofriend
    eskimofriend ·

    ummm yeah I was kinda thinking about going anyway... btw kinda sorta lol

  21. supaclem
    supaclem ·

    I can go to Cannes! Pictures of an explosion from Last Guy Ritchie movie "Sherlock Holmes 2" are gonna be enough? ;)

  22. supaclem
    supaclem ·

    Or a picture of 98' Golden Palm actress Emilie Dequenne on set? :D

  23. dogma
    dogma ·

    This is amazing!

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