NEW YORK: Lana Del Rey has announced that she will be starring in a short film called Tropico. The singer revealed the news on her Twitter account as well as uploading a poster for the new film. She tweeted: ‘TROPICO - a 30 minute film coming to a city near your. Premier dates coming soon. Lots of Love, Lana Del Rey.’ The black and white poster shows Lana holding onto a snake with the tagline: ‘A tale of redemption told to the music of Body Electric, Bel Air.’ The movie will be directed by Anthony Mandler while Lana will be starring opposite albino model Shaun Ross.–MT