Competition: Win ‘Lore’ on Blu-ray *closed*

With Lore (2012), Australian writer and director Cate Shortland offers a unique perspective on the nature of collusion with this story of a young German girl who, at the end of the Second World War, leads her siblings through a devastated and defeated nation. To celebrate the DVD and Blu-ray rerelease of Shortland’s moving drama on 27 May, starring an exceptional Saskia Rosendahl, we’ve kindly been provided with THREE Blu-ray copies of Lore to give away to our readers, courtesy of the fantastic team 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 or follow us @CineVue before answering the question below.

Stranded with her younger siblings after their Nazi parents (Ursina Lardi, Hans Jochen Wagner) are imprisoned, Lore (Rosendahl) leads the remains of her family across war-torn Germany in 1945. To survive the children must reach their grandmother’s house in the North, but amidst the chaos of a defeated nation, Lore encounters the mysterious and intriguing Thomas (Kai Malina), a young Jewish refugee. As the consequences of her parent’s actions and beliefs become apparent, Lore must also start to face the darkness within herself.

To be in with a chance of winning one of THREE Blu-ray copies of Lore, just answer the following simple question:

What is the title of Lore director Cate Shortland’s debut feature?

a) Backflip
b) Handstand

c) Somersault

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

*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.

Cate Shortland’s Lore is released on DVD and Blu-ray on Monday 27 May, courtesy of Artificial Eye.

The competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 30 May, 2013.

• 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.