Bill: Film Guide





Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at Bill (2015), a barmy historical comedy that tells the story of William Shakespeare's 'lost years' as he journeys to London in search of fame and fortune.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including English, History and Theatre Studies in addition to highlighting themes surrounding Shakespeare, family, historical periods, and storytelling.

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This Resource Supports

  • English
  • History
  • Pre/Before 1800
  • United Kingdom
  • Literacy
  • Performing Arts

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