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Original title Schack
Film type Kortfilm
Category Fiction
Form Animated
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Plot summary

In the old library the chess pieces are preparing to do battle. They look at one another and gauge who is biggest and strongest, with the exception of a few who would prefer running off and...

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Svensk premiärtitel
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Plot summary

In the old library the chess pieces are preparing to do battle. They look at one another and gauge who is biggest and strongest, with the exception of a few who would prefer running off and hiding. Suddenly a white pawn leaps forward and a frantic battle ensues. Who will be the winner – Black or White?

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Stereo Spectral Recording
Colour type Colour
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 150 meter
Length in minutes 5 min
Reels 1 rullar


Release dates

Festival showing 2006-01-29 Pustervik Göteborg Sweden 5 min (35 mm, Göteborg Film Festival)
2006-01-30 Capitol Göteborg Sweden 5 min (35 mm, Göteborg Film Festival)
2006-02-01 Kåren Göteborg Sweden 5 min (35 mm, Göteborg Film Festival)
2009-10-22 Regina Uppsala Sweden 5 min Uppsala Internationella Kortfilmfestival.
2009-10-24 Royal Uppsala Sweden 5 min Uppsala Internationella Kortfilmfestival.
Jaguaren & Bu och Bä (2009) contains Chess (2006)

Holdings Film

The information given here refers to film material in the Swedish Film Institute’s archive. Access to the archive’s stock is given on request, for research, other film archives and rights’ holders. For enquiries please contact filmarkivet@filminstitutet.se

Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Low contrast print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 150


Element type Original picture negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Schack.
Extent 21 s.
Language Swedish


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