The Tournament

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France | 2015 | 83 minutes | Elodie Namer

October 22, 2015

An international chess tournament becomes the setting of a compelling psychological thriller, when a 22-year-old French mastermind finds that his chief adversary is an unknown 11-year-old prodigy, leading to his emotional unraveling.

  • Original Language Title: Le Tournoi
  • Director: Elodie Namer
  • Principal Cast: Michelangelo Passaniti, Lou de Laâge, Magne-Håvard Brekke
  • Country: France
  • Year: 2015
  • Running Time: 83 minutes
  • Producer: Lola Gans
  • Screenplay: Elodie Namer
  • Cinematographers: Julien Poupard
  • Editors: Nicolas Desmaison
  • Music: Dombrance
  • Website: Official Film Website
  • Filmography: Debut Feature Film
  • Language: French
  • Has Subtitles: Yes
  • International Sales: MK2