The Chess Set (2005)

Karl and Tom are long time friends; who meet each morning to play chess in the park. However, shortly after a chance meeting with a young man, Tom dies. In an attempt to avoid the grief of ... See full summary »

Director:

Alex Murawski

Writer:

Alex Murawski

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Cast

Credited cast:
Nathaniel Dean ... Caretaker
Stuart Wagstaff Stuart Wagstaff ... Tom
Frank Wilson ... Karl
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Storyline

Karl and Tom are long time friends; who meet each morning to play chess in the park. However, shortly after a chance meeting with a young man, Tom dies. In an attempt to avoid the grief of Tom's death, Karl rids himself of the Chess Set and cuts himself off from everything and everyone. But strange happenings with the Chess Set lead him to an unexpected friendship and hope for the future. The Chess Set is a gentle story of grief, friendship and renewed hope. Written by Murawski, Alex

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Genres:

Short | Drama

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 2005 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Australia

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Box Office

Budget:

AUD22,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Azure Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

This was Frank Wilson's last film. He was told by director Alex Murawski that he had won Best Actor at the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival the day before he died. See more »

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