Zugzwang

screens: 
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 10:00
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 11:45
location: 
Roundhouse Community Centre
181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC
tickets: 
$9 adult; $6 child, youth, senior; $5 each for groups of 10 or more
Director: 
Yolanda Centeno
length: 
9min
year: 
2014
country: 
USA, Spain

Pedro is a chess prodigy who is frustrated because he has no friends. He decides to apply the chess techniques he’s mastered to get what he wants most.  There ‘s only one problem: he’s never faced a zugzwang before.

zug·zwang  
A situation in a chess game in which a player is forced to make an undesirable or disadvantageous move.

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