After years in and out of mental institutions, Genesis is released into the care of his estranged brother, Ariki, and thrust into his volatile gang lifestyle. Seeking to escape this toxic environment, Genesis finds solace by volunteering at the Eastern Knights chess club and sharing his gift with the disadvantaged Maori children of his community. Charismatic and impassioned, Gen encourages the group to train for the upcoming National Chess Championships. But his teaching puts him at odds with his brother when Ariki's son, Mana, shows an interest in the game...

  • 14A
  • 125 min
  • 2014
  • New Zealand
  • English
  • Directed by Wayne Hapi, James Napier Robertson
  • Cliff Curtis,
  • James Rolleston

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  • Nov 22@ 12:15AM
  • Nov 29@ 1:30PM
  • Nov 29@ 11:00PM

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