Champion of the World

Champion of the World (2021)

Some sporting victories are about more than just claiming a title. Some of them go down in history. The film follows the most dramatic and legendary showdown in the history of chess – the match between Anatoly Karpov, then world champion, and Viktor Korchnoi, a recent emigrant from the USSR. In this battle between two outstanding chess players, a duel of personalities under immense psychological pressure, the stakes are incomprehensibly high.

Writing:
  • Alexey Sidorov
Directing:
  • Alexey Sidorov
  • Views: 2
  • Release Date: 2021-12-30
  • Language: Pусский
  • Country: RU
  • Budget: $7,535,000