From Canadian writer and director Sarah Polley comes Stories We Tell (2012), a tender documentary portrait of a complicated yet loving family from Canadian writer and director Sarah Polley. To celebrate the eagerly anticipated home entertainment release of the inspired, innovative and touching Stories We Tell on both DVD and Blu-ray this coming Monday (23 September), we have THREE Blu-ray copies of Polley’s heartwarming and personal doc to give away to a our readers, courtesy of the fine folk at UK distributor Curzon Film World. 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.

Taking her cues from a family joke about not resembling her father, in Stories We Tell Polley sets out to uncover the truth about her mysterious mother and her own uncertain lineage. Playfully yet pointedly interrogating a cast of blood relatives and family friends, she slowly pieces together a puzzle of conflicting stories, myths and memories until she makes a discovery that will shake her family to the core.

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

Julie Christie was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for her role in which Sarah Polley drama?

a) All I Want for Christmas
b) Away from Her
c) Take This Waltz

To enter, simply fill out the contact form below with your name, email address, subject (‘Stories We Tell’), 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.

Sarah Polley’s Stories We Tell is released on DVD and Blu-ray from Monday 23 September, courtesy of Curzon Film World.

The competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 25 September, 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.
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