‘Film Stars’ – the complete series

Win BFI Palgrave’s full set of eight studies of films stars including Penelope Cruz, Mickey Rourke and Barbara Stanwyck.

Each book in this BFI Palgrave series focuses on an international film star, tracing the development of their star persona, their career trajectory and their acting and performance style. Some also examine the cultural significance of a star’s work, as well as their lasting influence and legacy.

The series ranges across a wide historical and geographical spectrum, from silent to contemporary cinema and from Hollywood to Asian cinemas. 

The full set includes the latest in the series – Penelope Cruz and Mickey Rourke as well as earlier books on Barbara Stanwyck, Brigitte Bardot, Carmen Miranda, Elizabeth Taylor and Nicole Kidman, as well as the critical guide on the series that provides a lively introduction to the major approaches and key developments within this area of film studies.

We have two sets to give away. To be in with a chance of winning simply answer the following question:

Q. Which one of these films starred both Penelope Cruz and Nicole Kidman?

a. Nine

b. The Counselor

c. To Rome with Love

Entry email: sightandsoundwebcomp@bfi.org.uk

Closing date: Tuesday 15 July 2014.

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