Charlize Theron's 'Battle' to open SIFF


The Charlize Theron-starrer "Battle in Seattle" will open the 34th Seattle International Film Festival, which runs from May 22 to June 15 in Seattle.

The film, which centers around the anti-globalization protests against the World Trade Organization in Seattle in 1999, also stars Martin Henderson, Woody Harrelson and Channing Tatum and is the directorial debut of actor Stuart Townsend.