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25 Ratings


Directed by Benjamin Ree
Norway, 2016


Carlsen is known as the ‘Mozart of Chess’ because, unlike many chess grandmasters, he possesses innate ability, an unbelievable memory, and unrivaled creativity. Memorized moves and calculated probability can only carry a chess player so far; Magnus exploits this weakness in his opponents.

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Magnus Directed by Benjamin Ree

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