Shakespeare programme at Film by the Sea
On Monday 12 September, Film by the Sea and Zeeland Nazomerfestival celebrate the work of William Shakespeare with a special Shakespeare programme. The programme includes a lecture and a debate with Shakespeare experts and the screening of the film Richard III. For more information and tickets go to the Film by the Sea website.
William Shakespeare’s classic play is situated in pre-war fascist England in this film. A civil war has erupted with the House of Lancaster on one side, claiming their right to the British throne and the House of York on the other side, lead by the fascist Richard who wants to crown himself absolute monarch.