Nicknamed the 'Mozart of Chess,' 25-year-old Magnus Carlsen combines the skill and intellect of a chess grandmaster with unrivaled originality and intuition. World premiered at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival, this unique coming-of-age story follows MAGNUS's meteoric rise from a bullied young outsider to the leading World Chess Champion. The film invites audiences to not only experience the fascinating world of competitive chess, but also peek into the mind of a modern genius.

  • Pre-show and trailers run for approximately 20 minutes before the movie starts.1 hr 16 minNR
  • Documentary

Cast & Crew

  • Magnus CarlsenActor

  • Benjamin ReeDirector

  • Sigurd Mikal KaroliussenProducer

  • Benjamin ReeWriter

  • Linn-Jeanethe KyedWriter

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