Applause

Special Screening - Academy

Special Screening – Academy and HFPA
To showcase Paprika Steen’s stellar performance in the award-winning Danish film, Applause, a special screening for voting members of the Academy and the HFPA (and their guests) will be held on Thursday, October 21, at 4 p.m. at the Sunset Screening Room (8730 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA). For more information, see the screenings webpage at http://www.oscars.org/members/screenings/scr_special/losangeles.html
To showcase Paprika Steen’s stellar performance in the award-winning Danish film, Applause, a special screening for voting members of the Academy will be held on Thursday, October 21, at 4 p.m. at the Sunset Screening Room (8730 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA). For more information, see the screenings webpage at http://www.oscars.org/members/screenings/scr_special/losangeles.html

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“One of the best screen performances of the year.”

- Karen Durbin, The New York Times

"Deeply affecting ... unflinchingly real."

- Betsy Sharkey, The Los Angeles Times

“An extraordinary performance by Paprika Steen.”

- Roger Ebert,The Chicago Sun-Times

"[Steen] brings a thrilling emotional nakedness and...unsentimental honesty to the part."

- Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly

“A fearless, tour-de-force performance by star Paprika Steen...extracts the essence of Cassavetes' A Woman Under the Influence.”

- Alissa Simon, Variety

"Taut and daring"

- Andrew O'Hehir, Salon.com, 'Pick of the Week'

One of reviewer Neil Curry's four films to watch

- CNN

“Quite notable, particularly for its intense, stripped-down lead performance by Paprika Steen.

- Peter Knegt, indiewire.com

“A terrific performance by Danish film star Paprika Steen.”

- Dan Fainaru, Screen Daily

“Though utterly convincing as a renowned theater actress, it's clear from her work in Applause that Paprika Steen has a face for the camera [and] considerable on-screen magnetism...[A] journey [of] melancholy self-realization.”

- Matthew Connolly, Slant magazine

"Paprika Steen is absolutely harrowing and brilliant."

 - Chris Kriofske, Chlotrudis Society for Independent Film