This film is about a legendary match of chess between Anatoly Karpov and Viktor Korchnoi.
The clash of the outstanding chess players was first and foremost a duel of characters. A young genius, a child prodigy and idealist against hardened, obsessive and unpredictable fighter. A virtuoso game, the maximum psychological intensity and personal, human confrontation between two of the planet's strongest chess players.
This film screening is organized by the Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office in Geneva.
Please be reminded that the access to Palais des Nations opens at 4 p.m. and the film begins at 6.30 p.m.