‘The Nile Hilton Incident’ screening at the Beaune International Thriller Film Festival

The upcoming Swedish film The Nile Hilton Incident will screen at the Beaune International Thriller Film Festival from today.

Starring Fares Fares, The Nile Hilton Incident is set against the backdrop of the Egyptian Revolution and features a police officer who investigates the murder of a woman. What initially seems to be the killing of a prostitute turns into a more complicated case involving the elite of Egypt.

Beaune is a town in the winemaking Burgundy region of France. This is the eighth edition of the festival, which aims to gather crime fiction lovers and celebrate the genre. The festival runs between the 29th of March and the 2nd of April.

View the full programme here. 


Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.