Winter Sweepstakes TERMS & CONDITIONS



Our Melbourne Filmoteca Winter Sweepstakes is nearly here and thanks to our friends from Gryphon entertainment and Madman entertainment, our sponsors and Cultural partners we will be giving away an eclectic array of prizes through Melbourne Filmoteca’s social media network.


  • The promoter is MELBOURNE FILMOTECA (ABN 64 784 622 818) whose registered office is at 97 Lewisham Road North Prahran, 3181
  • The competition is open to residents of the Melbourne, Australia aged 18 years or over except volunteers or employees of MELBOURNE FILMOTECA, THE ROBERT BURNS HOTEL, NUEVO LATINO LOS RODRIGUEZ, MADMAN ENTERTAINMENT, THE PISCO PEOPLE and GRYPHON ENTERTAINMENT and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition.
  • There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.
  • By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  • Route to entry for the competition and details of how to enter are via our social media platforms which include Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  • Only one entry will be accepted per person. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified.
  • Closing date for entry will be Friday 18 August at 6:00pm. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted.
  • No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
  • The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows:
  • Entrants must like our page, like the post and share it on their wall. On the shared post, using the hashtag #FilmotecaSweepstakes they must name their favourite movie from the Melbourne Filmoteca 2017 Program and explain 20 words or less why others should watch it. The most creative or entertaining responses will enter a draw to be eligible to win one of the prizes listed below.
  • The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
  • The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.
  • There are 27 prizes in total, details are as follows:


1 x $50 vouchers from The Robert Burns Hotel (4 vouchers in total)

1 x $50 breakfast vouchers from Nuevo Latino Los Rodriguez (2 vouchers in total)

1 x Gift box (Tasting Pack containing 4 x 50ml bottles of Pisco from Cuatro Gs Mosto Verdes) from The Pisco People (1 gift box in total)

1 X Admit two passes to the exciting new title The trip to Spain arriving in cinemas on August 3rd. This is the third instalment of Michael Winterbottom’s Trip Series starring comedy legends Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan (Courtesy of our friends at Madman Entertainment) (10 passes in total)

1 DVDs of the recently released new title “Aquarius” starring Sonia Braga (Courtesy of our friends at Madman Entertainment) (10 Dvds in total)

  • Each winning entry is entitled to one of the listed prizes only. The prizes are as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.
  • Winners will be chosen by an independent or panel of judges appointed by Melbourne Filmoteca by 9:00pm on 17 August 2017.
  • The winner will be notified by email and/or DM on Twitter/Facebook and/or letter within 7 days of the closing date.
  • If the winner cannot be contacted or do not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
  • The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected/is delivered.
  • The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  • The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by Australian law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Australia.
  • The winner agrees to the use of their name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current Australian data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  • The winner’s name will be available 28 days after closing date by emailing the following address:
  • Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to MELBOURNE FILMOTECA and not to any other party.


  • Like our Facebook / Instagram / Twitter Page(s)
  • Like the Sweepstakes Post
  • Share the Sweepstakes Post via platform of choice
    • In your shared-post, using the hashtag #FilmotecaSweepstakes, name your favourite movie from our 2017 program and write why others should watch it in 20 words or less.


Competition Launch Sunday 6th of August 2017
Competition ends Friday 18th of August 2017
Winners will be drawn on Friday 18th of August 2017 at 7pm