‘SIDELINE: The History of Chess from a Black Point of View’
Description: Writer/Producer/Director Kirby Ashley introduces his love of Chess in this short film documentary. Kirby traces the roots of chess from its beginnings to the modern day game and shows us how it’s evolved from the royalty of the past to the modern day royalty of a group of unique and wildly entertaining chess players from all over Chicago.
Written, Produced & Directed by Kirby Ashley
Edited by Alaric Martin