19 April 2016 Film Round-up

The Seattle International Film Festival opens May 19th; tickets and passes are available for purchase…Film London’s Shakespeare on Screen celebrates The Bard’s quatercentenary year…Singapore represents in this year’s Cannes Film Festival, with directors K. Rajagopal and Boo Junfeng both nominated for several directors’ prizes…Ang Lee’s much-anticipated Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (based on Ben Fountain’s book) is set to be released in November 2016…Pernilla August’s second feature film, A Serious Game, premieres in Sweden in September after showing at this year’s Berlin Film Festival.