This collection of four films, directed by the phenomenally talented French director Claire Denis, serves as a showcase of her decade-spanning, award-winning career, beginning with her 1988 international breakthrough Chocolat and carrying through to her most recent work, White Material (2009). To celebrate the DVD release of this superb arthouse box set on Monday 25 February, we have a copy of The Claire Denis Collection to offer out to our treasured readers, courtesy of the good people at UK distributor Artificial Eye. This is an exclusive competition for our Facebook and Twitter fans, so if you haven’t already, ‘Like’ us at facebook.com/CineVueUK or follow us @CineVue before answering the question below.
Focusing upon the paradoxes of human interaction and the complexity of the individual’s relationship with society and the world at large, Denis’ work has been hailed for its subtlety, delicacy and power, as well as its stunning technical proficiency. Brave, challenging and frequently controversial, Denis is one of the most important French filmmakers of her generation and is the most critically acclaimed female director working in the world today. This four-film box set includes Chocolat, Nénette et Boni, Beau Travail and White Material.
To be in with a chance of winning a copy of The Claire Denis Collection on DVD, just answer the following simple question:
White Material star Isabelle Huppert features in which film nominated for this year’s Best Foreign Language Picture Oscar?
To enter, simply fill out the contact form below with your name, email address, subject (‘Denis’), answer and postal address.*
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The Claire Denis Collection is available to own on DVD from 22 February, courtesy of Artificial Eye.
The competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 28 February, 2013.
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