At home on their PC, on their iPad or smartphone – Orange customers will be given the opportunity to follow the 64th Cannes Film Festival live on TV. Film fans will be able to watch the official Festival TV exclusively on Orange TV and find out everything about the movie stars and the festival. In addition, there’s a VIP package for 2 persons to be won.
The 64th Cannes Film Festival takes place from 11 to 22 May 2011 and is chaired by Robert de Niro. Orange has been a partner of the Cannes Film Festival for more than ten years, and since last year has also been a co-producer of the official Festival TV, which reports live daily and broadcasts numerous exclusive features regarding the event.
This partnership allows Orange to offer its clients exclusive access to the official Festival TV. This is also available to Swiss customers with an Orange TV subscription:
- From May 11 at 6:30 pm to the evening of May 22
- Eight hours of live coverage every day and re-broadcast
- Supplemented by numerous background stories, interviews and film material on the films shown.
Cannes Festival live TV channels (in English and French) are included at no extra cost within Orange TV. Orange TV is available on smartphones, computers and on tablets for CHF 9.00 per month without a minimum contractual duration. Orange TV also gives access to over 50 TV channels, a 10-hour remote recording function, over 2,000 video clips, film trailers, and a comprehensive TV guide. Orange customers can access this world famous film festival on their mobile phone via m.orange.ch/tv, from computers and tablet PCs at www.orange.ch/tv.
Opportunity to win VIP packages for Cannes
For the duration of the festival, additional information about the event (including photos and videos) will be on available at www.orange.ch/tv . At the same time, film enthusiasts can enter a competition to win an exclusive VIP package for 2, which includes the following features:
- Red carpet together with the film stars
- Viewing of the film competition on May 19
- Lunch, dinner, and breakfast
- One night in a 5-star hotel (Hotel Martinez)
- On-call Chauffeur
Customers can participate in this contest and get a chance to walk the stairs with the stars by simply signing up on www.orange.ch/cannesvip.
More information at: www.orange.ch/tv