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Each year, thousands of candidates across 30 countries participate in this extraordinary modelling competition that is a launching pad, not just for a modelling career, but for the world stage.

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Past Editions

The 29th Elite Model Look World Final was held at Shanghai's Art Center. Watch the full HD TV show!

The 2-part TV show was watched by over 200M people worldwide. Watch it now (Part 1 | The Bootcamp)

Mixing fashion with music, the show featured appearances from local and international pop star including Jessie J and DJ Bob Sinclar

Jessie J performing her single “Price Tag” on stage

The finalists took to the catwalk in looks by Courrèges, Shiatzy Chen and Ralph Rucci. Here Michaela Kocianova leads the finalists on stage

The Top 15 winners wearing Courrèges

Chinese twin pop stars AOA performing on stage

Elite models Ming Xi, Michaela Kocianova and Noémie Lenoir step on stage to announce the winners

Winner Marilhéa Peillard from France (far right) with runner-ups Manuela from Switzerland (3rd), Trinidad from Chile and Lorena from Romania (joint 2nd)

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