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Contest!! Win tickets to ‘Frank’ at CMW in Toronto!

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Its contest time here again at the FIX and here is one of 3 contests for passes to films playing at the upcoming 32nd edition of Canadian Music Week. This marks the 4th year that the festival has included films about music and the  CMW programming team have delivered one of the most anticipated lineups  of a festival so far this year.

With films focusing on Fela Kuti, Elliot Smith and Johnny Thunders mixed with fictional tales like the TIFF breakout “We Are the Best”, Michael Fassbender oddity “Frank” and the Jimi Hnedrix biopic “Jimi: All is by My Side” starring Outkast’s Andre Benjamin, CMW’s lineup has something to interest everybody. All films will play at the Royal Cinema.

For further information, please visit us at cmw.net/film
We have one Double Pass for the screening of the Lenny Abrahamson film starring Michael Fassbender, Domhnall Gleason and Maggie Gyllenhaal  “Frank” on Saturday May 10th at 9:30pm.

An offbeat comedy about a young wannabe musician, Jon (Domhnall Gleeson), who finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant-garde pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank (Michael Fassbender), a musical genius who hides himself inside a large fake head, and his terrifying bandmate Clara (Maggie Gyllenhaal).

Written by Jon Ronson (The Men Who Stare At Goats) and Peter Straughan (Tinker Tailor Soldier SpyThe Men Who Stare At Goats), Frank is based on the memoir by Jon Ronson. It is a fictional story loosely inspired by Frank Sidebottom, the persona of cult musician and comedy legend Chris Sievey, as well as other outsider musicians like Daniel Johnston and Captain Beefheart.

To enter simply email us at moviejunkieto@gmail.com with your full name and tell us the name of one of the stars of the film. Make sure to put ‘Frank’ in the subject line.

Good Luck!

Terms and Conditions :

Contest Closes at Midnight on Friday May 9th.

Winner will be contacted by site and then have their information passed to a third party who will provide them with one pair of tickets to the screening.

Contest is open to Canadian residents only, no transportation or accommodation is included in the prize.

Decision of the editor is final and prizes will be awarded as such.

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