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  • Cannes Film Festival Appoints New Head Of Press, Longtime Incumbent Christine Aimé Gets New Role

    The Cannes Film Festival has appointed Aïda Belloulid as its Head Of Press Office effective immediately with longtime incumbent Christine Aimé moving to the new role of managing the festival’s heritage and archive department. Belloulid will handle international as well as domestic print and digital press. As a publicist, she will also be responsible for press accreditations, as well as organising screenings and press conferences. She will work alongside Frédéric Cassoly

  • Mads Mikkelsen battles ice storms and polar bears in harrowing 'Arctic' trailer

    Hannibal and Doctor Strange star Mads Mikkelsen is braving the elements in the first trailer for his new film Arctic. The intense clip follows the Danish actor as Overgård, a man stranded by a plane crash in the film’s titular wasteland. Though he’s constructed a makeshift camp out of the aircraft’s wreckage, he knows he’s living on borrowed time as he watches a menacing ice storm approach in the distance. With a fellow (badly injured) survivor in tow, Overgård treks into the frigid unknown for...