A Murderer & A Boy Meet At A Park, Bond & Battle Over Chess

 

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A precocious young boy helps a murderer open up to his dark past over a game of chess!

Watch this delightful short film below:

Watch ‘Checkmate’ by N Mohamed Yahssir (Singapore) on Viddsee:

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Checkmate was selected and screened in Singapore and in Korea.

It won the Best Actor at the 2nd Short Film Awards in Singapore & four category awards at the Panasonic Digital Film Fiesta (Singapore).

“I wanted to make a Tamil language film… that all Singaporeans could watch” — Yahssir on Checkmate. (Read the interview here)

Here’s another film on second chances, ‘Til Death Love Us Apart,’ about two would-be-suicide-victims who compare their sad and sorry fates

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