Nickelodeon (Columbia, SC): Computer Chess*

National Evening of Science on Screen
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1hr 32mins // directed by:Andrew Bujalski

Nickelodeon (Columbia, SC) will present a screening of Computer Chess, introduced by Professor Joshua Cooper. Please click here for event details.

Writer/director Andrew Bujalski transports viewers back to 1980 with this comedy set at a provincial hotel that's simultaneously hosting a weekend tournament for chess software programmers and a New Age therapy convention for couples. Joshua Cooper, an associate professor of mathematics at University of South Carolina, discusses the concept of combinatorial explosion before the film.  

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