CRITICAL THINKING

USA 2020, 117 mins, 13 LVD

Directed: John Leguizamo.

Starring : John Leguizamo, Rachel Bay Jones, Michael Kenneth Williams.

Chess is the Great Equaliser.

Based on an inspirational true story.

A magnetic group of teens from the fringes of society, and thanks to an exceptional teacher, are introduced to the great game of chess, and find reprieve from poverty, broken families and prejudice.

“ The classic story of an underdog team overcoming the odds and making it all the way.” CSM

“ A warm hearted drama about underprivileged teenagers who enter a national chess championship.” NY Times.

“ Inspiring, earnest and thrilling.” Geeks of Color.

“ Honest and moving.” Film Legacy.