In advance of the 3D release of Titanic 3D, winner of 11 Academy Awards® including Best Picture, Twentieth Century Fox International has launched the “Memory Vault,” a global online contest which gives users around the world a chance to document their memories of when they saw this very special film for the first time and why they’re looking forward to seeing it again, this time in 3D. Once entered into the “Memory Vault,”the most original and popular fan videos will be eligible for a chance to win a spectacular prize.
Users can describe their overall reaction, a specific scene, or whatever they associate with the Titanic experience; they will also have the opportunity to express their anticipation about seeing the film like never before, in stunning 3D, painstakingly converted frame by frame using the latest technology. The “Vault” will close on March 28th, and a two-week voting period will begin the next day. The winners, who will be determined based on their originality and the number of votes they receive, will be announced on April 16th. Users can also share them on the Titanic Facebook page where they can send video reactions to friends.
The contest will be held in France, Germany, Spain, Sweden, UK, Brazil, Mexico, Australia, India, South Korea and Taiwan.
The re-release coincides with the centenary of the ship’s sinking and comes15 years after it became the highest grossing film of all time. TITANIC, James Cameron’s ground-breaking and uniquely powerful emotional and visual epic, returns to the big screen premiering April 5th in Australia, digitally remastered and in 3D.