A spotlight on the gender gap in the world of competitive scholastic chess.
*more about this piece in The New Yorker
Directed and Produced by Jenny Schweitzer
Executive Produced by Richard Schiffrin and Jennifer Shahade
Filmed at the 2018 KCF All Girls Nationals in Chicago, presented by the Kasparov Chess Foundation and Renaissance Knights Chess.
For more information on opportunities for girls in chess, please visit USChessWomen.org
Music by Steven Gutheinz
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