Read More: Terence Davies' Emily Dickinson Biopic, 'A Quiet Passion,' to Premiere in Berlin "A Serious Game," the new film from Swedish actress and director Pernilla August, is sure to be extremely classy. Adapted from Hjalmar Söderberg's Swedish classic novel from 1912, "A Serious Game" is a timeless tale of two young people falling deeply in love with each other. Love is never as simple as we wish, and sacrifices soon have to be made. Starring Sverrir Gudnason ("Monica Z"), Karin Franz Körlof and Michael Nyqvist ("The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo"), "A Serious Game" is sure to make all fans of foreign romance swoon. "A Serious Game" premieres at the Berlin International Film Festival starting on February 15.