Saturday, 7 August 2010
This is hilarious and brilliant. I mentioned that Chilly has a film about "jazz chess" called The Ivory Tower coming out, I'm not sure of the date yet but an album of the same name is dropping on September 14th. I can't wait to see the film, this video features clips from it - Chilly plays Hershell, Tiga plays Thadeus, and apparently they both fall in love with Marsha, played by Peaches.
Hershell & Thadeus, two chess-playing brothers and their unhealthy rivalry over both the chessboard and a woman. Hershell is a chess purist, the prodigal son, Thadeus a disciplined, ruthless competitor. After 4 nomadic years in Europe, in quixotic pursuit of 'Jazz Chess' (chess for chess' sake, no winner, no loser, only beautiful positions), Hershell returns home...