Competition: Win ‘The Portuguese Nun’ on DVD *closed*

To celebrate the DVD release of Eugène Green’s critically-acclaimed drama The Portuguese Nun (2009) – which stars Leonor Baldaque, Francisco Mozos, Diogo Dória and Ana Moreira – on 9 April, the ever-wonderful team at Artificial Eye have kindly provided us with THREE DVD copies of the film to give away to our cinema-hungry readers. This is an exclusive competition for our Facebook fans, so if you haven’t already, head over to, ‘Like’ us, and then follow the instructions below.

One of the most critically acclaimed films of 2011, The Portuguese Nun tells the story of Julie (Baldaque), a young French actress shooting a film in Lisbon about a 17th century nun who is seduced by a soldier. Among the city’s enigmatic and transient inhabitants, she encounters a young nun and the exchange between the two women changes Julie’s destiny forever. This absorbing drama is the fourth film by the acclaimed New York-born filmmaker Eugene Green and his first to be released in the UK.

To be in with a chance of winning one of THREE DVD copies of The Portuguese Nun, just answer the following simple question.

The Portuguese Nun director Eugène Green won the FIPRESCI Prize at the 2003 London Film Festival for which film?

a) Toutes les nuits
b) The Living World
c) Les Pont des Arts

To enter, simply fill out the contact form below with your name, email address, subject (‘Nun’), answer and postal address in the comment box provided.*

*Please note that this is a special competition which only our Facebook fans will be eligible to win. If you are not on our Facebook ‘Like’ list, then you can easily join us by following this link:

The Portuguese Nun is available to own on DVD from 9 April.

The competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 12 April, 2012.

Daniel Green

• The competition is open to UK readers only.
• Prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. There will be no cash alternatives.
• CineVue does not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries due to the internet or email problems.
• CineVue reserves the right to cancel the competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.
• Prizes unclaimed after 28 days will be deemed to have been forfeited.