"Shadow Dancer" had its Paris premiere at UGC Cine Cite Bercy on Jan. 29, 2013, in Paris, France. "Shadow Dancers" was directed by James Marsh and stars Clive Owen, Andrea Riseborough and Gillian Anderson. Gracing the red carpet in the city of lights was the film's star Clive Owen.
The premiere in London in August was overshadowed by the red carpet visit of Pippa Middleton (the sister of the future Queen of England). Andrea Riseborough won the Best Performance in a British Feature Film award at the Edinburgh International Film Festival last June and won the Best Actress Award at the British Independent Film Awards.
"Shadow Dancer," set in 1990s Belfast, an active member of the IRA becomes an informant for MI5 in order to protect her son's welfare.
"Shadow Dancer" debuted at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival and was also shown at the Austin Film Festival last October. The film will be released in France on
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-Kay Shackleton is a film historian with special focus on Silent Films, see her work at SilentHollywood.com