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Win a double pass to attend the 2024 Gold Coast Film Festival

Win one of ten double passes available to a screening of your choice at the 2024 Gold Coast Film Festival. Running from Wednesday 17 April to Sunday 28 April at HOTA (Home of the Arts) in Surfers Paradise, the festival includes an exciting assortment of films ranging from classics to comedies, horror, drama and documentaries and is proudly supported by Screen Queensland through our Screen Culture Fund.


Submit your details in the form below to enter the random prize draw to win a double pass to the Gold Coast Film Festival. Please enter the name of the film you would like to attend including the screening date and time. See the program to determine the film that you and your guest would like to see.

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Competition closes: Thursday 11 April, 4pm AEST

Please note: Only Queensland-based entrants will be eligible.

Prize collection details: Screen Queensland will contact the winners individually with instructions for selecting films receipt of the passes. 

  1. This competition “WIN A DOUBLE PASS to 2024 Gold Coast Film Festival” is conducted by Screen Queensland Pty Ltd ABN 20 056 169 316 of Level 2, 130 Commercial Road, Teneriffe, Queensland 4005, phone (07) 3248 0500 (Promoter)
  1. Entry to the Competition constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. All entry instructions and prize information published by the Promoter form part of these terms and conditions
  1. The Competition commences on Tuesday 9 April 2024 and closes on Thursday 11 April, 4pm AEST.
  1. The winner of this competition will receive a double pass to attend one screening during the festival not including the opening or closing events or other special events.
  1. Screen Queensland takes no responsibility for passes not being accepted.
  2. Passes are valid at participating cinemas subjects to pass Terms and Conditions
  3. To enter, an Entrant must:
  1. Visit this competition https://screenqueensland.com.au/uncategorized/2024-gcff-giveaway/
  1. Fill in the competition form with your full name, email address and agree to the terms and conditions.
  2. And complete step 1 and 2 during the entry period.
  3. The Competition is open to individuals (“Entrants”) who:
  1. are bona fide Queensland residents with supporting identification to demonstrate this;
  2. are 18 years of age or over;
  1. enter via the https://screenqueensland.com.au/uncategorized/2024-gcff-giveaway/ during the Entry Period;
  1. who are not employees (or immediate family members of employees) of Screen Queensland;
  2. acknowledges that their name, photos and video may be published by Screen Queensland and its licensees and assigns in relation to this Competition.
  3. entrants do not need to be working in the screen industry – open to all Queenslanders.
  4. Entrants can only enter once. If an entrant enters multiple times only their first entry will be included in the draw.
  1. There will be tenwinners randomly selected via a random number generator.
  1. Winners will be selected via chance and no correspondence will be entered into.
  1. Winners will be selected on Thursday 11 April, 4pm AEST and will be notified via email after.
  1. Winners have 24 hours to claim their prize and provide all the requested details or Screen Queensland will select another winner.
  2. If the prize is posted to winners, it will be done by Australia Post express mail.
  3. There is no cost to enter the Competition.
  4. The prize is not redeemable for cash.
  5. The Promoter is not, shall not and will not be liable for any associated costs the winner and/or their guest may incur during the claiming of the prize.
  6. Entries must be received during the Entry Period. The Promoter takes no responsibility for late, lost, incomplete, incorrectly submitted, illegible or misdirected entries or for any delays or failures in any telecommunications service or equipment.
  7. The Promoter may reject an Entry if it reasonably forms the opinion that the Entry has been entered using false information or via automated entry means or by use of a competition entry service.
  8. The Promoter may, at its absolute discretion, declare an Entry made by an Entrant invalid if the Entrant tampers with the entry process, benefits from such tampering or submits an Entry that is illegible, incomplete or not in accordance with these terms and conditions or has engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise fair and proper conduct of the Competition.
  9. In the event that the winners are unable to collect their prize, the judges may select additional reserve entries that they determine to be the next best, and record them in order of merit, in case of an invalid entry or ineligible Entrant.
  10. Entrants must also complete all requested details including, but not limited to, full name, address, contact number, valid and current email address.
  11. By entering and participating, Entrant and Promoter agrees to hold harmless, defend and indemnify Facebook from and against any and all claims, demands, liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), losses, costs or expenses, with respect to or arising out of or related to (i) Entrant’s participation in the Competition, or (ii) Entrant’s participation in any prize-related activities, acceptance of a prize and/or use or misuse of a prize awarded in connection with this Competition (including, without limitation, any property loss, damage, personal injury or death caused to any person(s).
  12. This Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.
  1. If this Competition is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter, including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised intervention or fraud, or changes to the schedule, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any Entrant; or (b) to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the Competition, as appropriate.
  1. Any cost associated with accessing the promotional website is the Entrant’s responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used.
  2. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions limits, excludes or modifies or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act, as well as any other implied warranties under the ASIC Act or similar consumer protection laws in the States and Territories of Australia (“Non-Excludable Guarantees”). Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the Competition.
  1. Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) is not responsible for and excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter’s control); (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant; and (f) use of a prize.
  1. Entrants’ personal information will be collected by the Promoter. Personal information will be stored on the Promoter’s database. The Promoter may use this information for future marketing purposes regarding its products, including contacting the entrant electronically. The Promoter is bound by the Australian Privacy Principles in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). The Promoter collects personal information about Entrants to enable them to participate in this Competition and may disclose the Entrants’ personal information to third parties including its contractors and agents, prize suppliers and service providers to assist in conducting this Competition. If the Entrant does not provide their personal information as requested, they may be ineligible to enter or claim a prize in the Competition. Personal information collected from Entrants will not be disclosed to any entity located outside of Australia.

Privacy Notice and Consent

·         By submitting an application, you agree that we will deal with the personal information you provide in accordance with our Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time, and this Privacy Notice and Consent Form.

·         By submitting an application, you agree that your details will be added to our marketing database and that you may receive communications related to Screen Queensland’s events, programs and services from time to time. If you do not wish to be added to our marketing base, please click the opt-out check box in the form.

Image: Production still from The Book of Solutions, courtesy of Gold Coast Film Festival.