TORONTO! We have a special contest just for you guys and it’s one that will help you see one of the most beloved and most anticipated films to be nominated for an Oscar this year. Enter for a chance to win a pair of run-of-engagement passes to see TIMBUKTU at the TIFF Bell Lightbox, courtesy of Dork Shelf and TIFF.
Luminous, lyrical, poetic, and now nominated for Best Foreign Film, Timbuktu is set during the early days of the 2012 fundamentalist takeover of northern Mali and inspired by real people and real events. It’s a searing drama about the everyday woes and resistance of ordinary people in a city overrun by extremist foreign fighters.
Timbuktu opens exclusively at the TIFF Bell Lightbox on Friday, February 13th, but here is how you can see it on us! Simply email email@example.com with TIMBUKTU in the subject line! Please include a MAILING ADDRESS in your email. Please only one email entry per household. Multiple entries will be deleted. For additional chances to win, simply like the contest announcement on our Facebook page and/or re-Tweet the announcement from out Twitter! Deadline for entries is 11:59pm on Tuesday, February 17th.
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