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Fool's Mate

Zugzwang

Directed by Mathieu Carrière
West Germany, France, 1989
Drama

Synopsis

Michael Marwitz plays a once-famous concert pianist and chess whiz. He compromises his talents by casting his lot with a group of self-destructive druggies and gamblers. Marwitz’ new circle of friends effectively ruins his marriage to Victoria Tennant, an English architect.

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Fool's Mate Directed by Mathieu Carrière