Chess Story

Director: Ingvar Stefánsson

Islandija, Drama, 2011, 5:39 min

The battle of two great chess players to mentally overpower one another takes on a dimension of life-or-death physicality as their duel begins to echo with the violent sounds of warfare from centuries past.

Section: Short film program “Expanded Glimpses“

Screenplay: Ingvar Stefánsson

Dir. of Photography: Erlendur Cassata

Music: Steingrímur Eyfjörð Guðmundsson

Cast: Ingvar E. Sigurdsson,
Thorsteinn Bachmann