The Sunday, October 31, edition of The New York Times said that in Applause, “Paprika Steen delivers one of five breakout performances this season.” In the special “Holiday Films” section, critic Karen Durbin’s review of the film was given prime placement in the center of the page, and she called Ms. Steen’s turn, “One of the best screen performances of the year.” Forthe rest of the rave review, click here.
Applause will be heading to the 23rd Annual Virginia Film Festival (VFF) where it will screen at the University Of Virginia’s Newcomb Hall Theater on Sunday, November 7, at 2:00 p.m. For tickets, visit http://www.virginiafilmfestival.org. This will be the last festival that the film will play prior to opening in New York and Los Angeles for an Oscar-qualifying run on Friday, December 3.
World Wide has launched an exciting sweepstakes to promote the upcoming release of Applause. From now until Friday, November 12, visit the film's Facebook page and enter to win a VIP invitation to a private press screening of the film in either New York or Los Angeles. Winners will be announced on Monday, November 15. For further details and sweepstakes rules, visit http://www.applausemovie.com/promotions/63. Tell your friends and don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook!
Just who is Paprika Steen? In addition to being the critically acclaimed star of Applause, the Danish-American actress is an international stage and screen award winner and a really funny lady to boot! Visit www.paprikasteenofficial.com, the performer’s new web site, to view photos, learn more about her past career, hear the latest about her upcoming projects, and find out when she’ll be in the States. The actress even invites feedback and will answer questions about her new site and her films. Visit the contact page and leave her a message!
It’s ready! The North American version of the trailer for the critically-acclaimed feature film Applause has now been completed, and we couldn’t be more excited and proud to show it to you.
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Applause star Paprika Steen is coming stateside this fall to promote this award-winning film. In anticipation of her visit to North American audiences, the Danish actress (who was actually born in the U.S.) has launched her own official website at http://www.paprikasteenofficial.com. On it, fans can find photos and learn more about Ms. Steen’s upcoming films, past career, international awards, and future plans. In other news, the first round of World Wide’s “Ask Paprika” promotion continues. The deadline to submit questions is Friday, October 1, at which point the actress will be selecting a few to answer via YouTube.com video. Don’t miss out! Questions can be submitted via Facebook & Twitter.