Competition: Win a ‘Rust and Bone’ novel *closed*

To celebrate the UK theatrical release of 2012 BFI London Film Festival Best Film award winner Rust and Bone (2012) (released 2 November), a heartbreaking yet life-affirming melodrama directed by Palme d’Or nominee Jacques Audiard and starring Academy Award-winning French actress Marion Cotillard, we here at CineVue have kindly been provided with FIVE copies of the original novel, by Canadian author Craig Davidson, to give away to our readers, courtesy of our friends at StudioCanal. This is an exclusive competition for our Facebook and Twitter fans, so if you haven’t already, ‘Like’ us at or follow us @CineVue before answering the question below.

Jacques Audiard, acclaimed director of A Prophet (2009) and The Beat That My Heart Skipped (2005), returns with this powerful, tender romantic drama about two people from very different worlds seeking redemption in each other. Marion Cotillard stars as Stephanie, an orca trainer who late one night meets Alain (Matthias Schoenaerts) in a fracas at the nightclub where he works as a bouncer. Put in charge of his young son, Alain has come from Belgium to Antibes to live with his sister and her husband as a family. Alain’s bond with Stephanie grows deeper after she suffers a horrible accident, bringing the two together once more.

To be in with a chance of winning one of FIVE copies of Craig Davidson’s Rust and Bone, just answer the following simple question:

Which The Dark Knight Rises star plays the role of Stephanie in Audiard’s Rust and Bone?

a) Catherine ZetaJones
b) Marion Cotillard
c) Natalie Portman

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

*Please note that this is a special competition which only our Facebook and Twitter 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: and/or follow us on Twitter @CineVue.

Rust and Bone is released in UK cinemas on 2 November, 2012. For more information please visit:

The competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 1 November, 2012.

• 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.