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Title Computer chess / Kino Lorber presents ; producers, Houston King, Alex Lipschultz ; writer, director, editor, Andrew Bujalski.
Publication New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2013]
Description 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, black and white & color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video rda
Call # DVD
System Req DVD, NTSC ; fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation ; 2.0 stereo.
Cast Wiley Wiggins, Patrick Riester, Myles Paige, James Curry, Robin Schwartz, Gerald Peary, Gordon Kindlmann.
Credits Director of photography, Matthias Grunsky.
Note DVD release of the 2013 motion picture.
Summary Set over the course of a weekend tournament for chess software programmers thirty-some years ago, return to a nostalgic moment when the contest between technology and the human spirit seemed a little more up for grabs. Get to know the eccentric geniuses possessed of the vision to teach a metal box to defeat man, literally, at his own game, laying the groundwork for artificial intelligence now and in the future.
Note Special features: Commentary by Deep Blue programmer Murray Campbell ; bonus commentary by an enthusiastic stoner ; crowdfunding plea video ; Sundance Film Festival promo ; 4 computer chess reference games ; 1969 Sony AVC-3260 video camera tutorial ; trailers.
Subject Computer chess -- Drama.
Artificial intelligence -- Drama.
Computer programmers -- Drama.
Chess -- Tournaments -- Drama.
Artificial intelligence. (OCoLC)fst00817247
Chess -- Tournaments. (OCoLC)fst00853801
Computer chess. (OCoLC)fst00872052
Computer programmers. (OCoLC)fst00872382
Genre Fiction films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Comedy films. (OCoLC)fst01710291
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Addl. Author Bujalski, Andrew, film director, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
King, Houston, film producer.
Lipschultz, Alex, film producer.
Wiggins, Wiley, 1976- actor.
Kino Lorber, Inc., film distributor.
Standard # 738329120627

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