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The Great Chess Movie
The Great Chess Movie

THE GREAT CHESS MOVIE

Jouer sa vie

Directed by Gilles Carle, Camille Coudari
Canada, 1982
Documentary

Synopsis

A wonderful paean to the eccentricities of such international chess celebrities as Bobby Fischer and Victor Korchnoi, THE GREAT CHESS MOVIE provides political and psychological commentary, including insights into the fact that so many chess masters are Jewish.

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Synopsis

A wonderful paean to the eccentricities of such international chess celebrities as Bobby Fischer and Victor Korchnoi, THE GREAT CHESS MOVIE provides political and psychological commentary, including insights into the fact that so many chess masters are Jewish.