Computer Chess (2013)

Director
Andrew Bujalski

Main cast
Patrick Riester; Myles Paige; James Curry; Robin Schwartz; Gerald Peary

Genres
Comedy

Description
Set over the course of a weekend tournament for chess software programmers thirty-some years ago, COMPUTER CHESS transports viewers to a nostalgic moment when the contest between technology and the human spirit seemed a little more up for grabs. We get to know the eccentric geniuses possessed with the vision to teach a metal box to defeat man, literally, at his own game, laying the groundwork for artificial intelligence as we know it and will come to know it in the future.


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