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2019 12+ Biography

Forced to flee his native Bangladesh, 8-year-old chess prodigy Fahim arrives in Paris with his father. As illegal immigrants they spiral downwards into homelessness and desperation. By a stroke of luck, Fahim is introduced to a top chess coach who is willing to help him become a champion. 2019 biography directed by Pierre-Francois Martin-Laval and starring: Gerard Depardieu, Assad Ahmad, Isabelle Nanty, Mizanur Rahaman.