Competition: Win ‘I Am Divine’ *closed*

Jeffrey Schwarz’s award-winning documentary I Am Divine (2013) is the story of Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, from his humble beginnings as a bullied and teased you from Baltimore to internationally recognised drag superstar through his collaboration with queer filmmaker John Waters. To celebrate the DVD release of I Am Divine this coming Monday (25 August), we have THREE DVD copies of Schwarz’s fabulous tribute to “the most beautiful woman in the world” to give away to our regular readers, kindly provided by the team at Peccadillo Pictures. 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.

The ultimate outsider turned underground royalty, I Am Divine is a biographical portrait that charts the legendary icon’s rise to infamy as a cult superstar. Featuring rare movie footage, live performances and brand new interviews with John Waters, Ricki Lake, Mink Stole, Tab Hunter and Divine’s mother in addition to many more of his friends and colleagues. This is the definitive biography honouring Divine in a way she always craved: as a serious artist and immortal icon.

To be in with a chance of winning one of THREE copies of Jeffrey Schwarz’s I Am Divine on DVD, just answer the following simple question:

In which John Waters Odorama cult classic did Divine play the lead part of Francine Fishpaw?

a) Hairspray
b) Pink Flamingos
c) Polyester

To enter, simply fill out the contact form below with your name, email address, subject (‘I Am Divine’) 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.

Jeffrey Schwarz’s I Am Divine is released on DVD and VOD from Monday 25 August, courtesy of Peccadillo Pictures.

This competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 28 August 2014.

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• 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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• Prizes unclaimed after 28 days will be deemed to have been forfeited.