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Stars at Women in Film event react to Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy

(ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Nicole Kidman, Carey Mulligan, Naomie Harris and Rooney Mara were all celebrated tonight (May 16) at the third annual Calvin Klein IFP celebration of women in film. The event, which honors women who have made an impact on the film industry, was held at the L'Ecrin in a rainy Cannes during the festival. Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie announced this week that she had undergone a preventative double mastectomy after being told she was at high risk of developing breast cancer. Some of the honorees spoke to Reuters about their feelings about the decision to make the news public. Mulligan, who opened the festival last night with 'The Great Gatsby' said: "I think it's incredibly brave and admirable and wonderful and brilliant that she came out and spoke about it." Naomie Harris also came out in support of the Tomb Raider star. "Well it's hugely brave." said Harris. "And I think that must have been an incred

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