McQueen giveaway

You won’t need any special interest in fashion to be blown away by this handsomely photographed rise-and-fall story. Presently rating a rare 100% on Rotten Tomatoes, the critics are unanimous in their praise for McQueen – a new documentary that offers an intimate, well-sourced, and overall moving look at a young life and brilliant career that were both tragically cut short.

The youngest of six children, Lee Alexander McQueen was expected to become a plumber, a bricklayer or possibly a cab driver like his father. Instead, McQueen’s fierce romanticism and punk poetry helped create 1990s-era ‘Cool Britannia’. For perhaps the first time since the Swinging Sixties, a lad from the East End of London could — and did — become one of the most original and influential artists of the 20th Century. 

Through exclusive interviews with McQueen’s closest friends and family and never-before-seen archives, McQueen reveals an unmatched talent who expressed his darkest fantasies and greatest ambitions through his revolutionary designs and runway shows. CTC in cinemas from Sept 6

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“ Essential viewing… a sensory experience”  – The Times

“An exhilarating intimate portrait” The Standard

“Must-see… accurate, sensitive and moving… a compelling, powerful insight into the designer’s life… for anyone with an interest in fashion or just talent of the highest form, McQueen is a must.” – Harper’s Bazaar

Thanks to Madman Entertainment we have 5 double in season passes to giveaway. There have been quite a few compelling documentaries about musicians, stars and artists who have tragically died young recently. For a chance to win, just let us know the name of one such film (or TV show) you’ve seen, or are interested in seeing. Email us at making sure you include your name and postal address for the tickets. Entries close midday Monday Sept 3.


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