GenreComedy, Short ScreenplayNikolai Schpikowski WriterNikolai Shpikovsky
LanguageSilent film with
Russian intertitles DirectorVsevolod Pudovkin
Nikolai Shpikovsky Release date21 December 1925 Initial releaseDecember 21, 1925 (Soviet Union) DirectorsVsevolod Pudovkin, Nikolai Schpikowski CastBoris Barnet (Thief), José Raúl Capablanca (The World Champion), Zakhar Darevsky, Konstantin Eggert, Vladimir Fogel (The Hero), Natalya Glan Similar moviesPacific Rim, Paperman, Home Makeover, The Artist, Dug's Special Mission, Presto
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Chess Fever (Russian: Шахматная горячка, Shakhmatnaya goryachka) is a 1925 Soviet silent comedy film directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and Nikolai Shpikovsky. Chess Fever is a comedy about the Moscow 1925 chess tournament, made by Pudovkin during the pause in the filming of Mechanics of the Brain. The film combines acted parts with actual footage from the tournament.