Jouer Sa Vie (1982)

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  • The Great Chess Movie Alternative


The game of chess, which borrows conventions from the American Western film, structuring the events like a classic shoot-out. The three main players are Anatoly Karpov, Viktor Korchnoi and Bobby Fischer. Afficionadoes Camille Coudari and Fernando Arrabal analyse the personalities and strategies of the players and comment on the interplay of politics and chess.

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