Films screening at this event

Pawn Sacrifice

Director
Edward Zwick
Cast
Tobey Maguire, Liv Schreiber, Peter Sarsgaard
Country
Canada, USA
Year
2015
Duration
115 min

American chess legend Bobby Fischer (Tobey Maguire) faces Soviet grandmaster Boris Spassky (Liev Schreiber) at the height of the Cold War in an attempt to end decades of Soviet domination of the World Chess Championship. Directed by Edward Zwick (Defiance and The Last Samurai)Pawn Sacrifice is an enthralling biopic that chronicles the rise and fall of the Jewish boy from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of millions in America and beyond.