Palador to take contest winner to Cannes

    MUMBAI: Palador Pictures has rolled a contest called ‘Ticket To Cannes’ on The winners get a chance to attend the world’s most prestigious film festival – Festival de Cannes.


    The offer is valid for those purchasing World Cinema DVDs in February from Fifty collectors World Cinema DVD box sets can also be won.

     Those who buy two or more DVD box sets of five DVDs each or one set of 10 DVDs are entitled to participate in a simple slogan contest. Five lucky winners will each win two tickets to Cannes while 50 customers stand to win Collectors World Cinema DVD box sets. This is a contest of skill and not chance, with those buying more box sets, getting more chance to fill in the slogan. Winners will be judged based on the slogan they write. The contest is open till 29 February and the winners will be declared on 15 March.  The three special collectors’ box sets programmed for this contest are the ‘Kurosawa Collectors Boxset, ‘Wong Kar Wai Collectors Boxset’ and The Collectors World Cinema Boxset. Palador Pictures founder and MD Gautam Shiknis said, "We are sure that the discerning customer would lap up this first ever offer for this country. Customers can buy these sets exclusively at But, it does not stop here. We do not just want people to see World Cinema. We want to give them a chance to experience it first hand. There is no better place for that, than the Cannes Film Festival, the world’s most prestigious festival." 

    Speaking about the promotion, COO K Vaitheeswaran said, "As a pioneer in e-tailing, Indiaplaza has always endeavored to provide customers with unique offers. This promotion with Palador Pictures is a once in a lifetime opportunity for lovers of cinema to be there to witness the action and excitement of Cannes."