WIN: Sheffield DocFest Doc/Lovers Passes

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Lights, cameras, action! Sheffield DocFest is one of the world’s biggest documentary film festivals and we’re giving you the chance to see over 100 films for FREE, writes Graham Walker,

The Doc/Lovers wristband is back for the 21st annual DocFest 2014 as the UK’s best value film pass, offering as many films as you can pack into six days for just £60 (£50 concessions).

Martin Scorsese's documentary The 50 Year Argument will be screened at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014.

Martin Scorsese's documentary The 50 Year Argument will be screened at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014.

We have three pairs to be won.

The film programme features a host of movies including the world premiere of The 50 Year Argument, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Martin Scorsese and his longtime collaborator David Tedeschi.

It rides the wave of literary, political and cultural history as charted by The New York Review of Books, America’s leading journal of ideas for over 50 years.

VIDEO: Press the play button to see the official trailer for this year’s festival - highlighting films on show and much more.

Martin Scorsese's documentary The 50 Year Argument will be screened at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014.

Martin Scorsese's documentary The 50 Year Argument will be screened at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014.

READ MORE: Forget Cannes... here comes Sheffield DocFest. Film programmer Hussain Currimbhoy previews 21 highlights to celebrate 21 years of the festival in Sheffield - CLICK HERE.

With a film-packed schedule you can make savings of over £120 by getting a Doc/Lovers wristband.

If you’re a student, OAP or claimant, the wristband is £50.

It also allows entry to a 70s Evel Knievel Roller Disco on Monday, June 9.

But please note, the wristband is for films only and does not give access to special live events, including opening night, in conversation, parties or interactive sessions.

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For events listings also see The Star’s entertainments site at


For a chance to win one of three pairs of Doc/Lovers wristbands for this year’s DocFest 2014, enter our FREE draw by either post, email or Twitter.

Post details to Doc/Lovers Wristband Competition, StarCompDLW, Graham Walker, The Star, York Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S1 1PU.

Email your name and contact details, with StarCompDLW in the subject field, to

Or follow Digital Editor Graham Walker on Twitter @GW1962 and tweet him with #StarCompDLW.

Deadline is Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 10am. Usual rules and data terms, see below.

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