chess http://wamc.org en Tune for Today http://wamc.org/post/tune-today-89 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>"<a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00110H9LQ/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=B00110H9LQ&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Chess</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=B00110H9LQ" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1">" - Rivers Cuomo</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:26:00 +0000 58277 at http://wamc.org Tune for Today "Brooklyn Castle" screening at MASS MoCA http://wamc.org/post/brooklyn-castle-screening-mass-moca <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Tonight at 7:30 PM in their Club B10,<a href="http://www.massmoca.org"> MASS MoCA</a> will screen <a href="http://www.brooklyncastle.com"><em>Brooklyn Castle</em></a> as part of their Winter/Spring 2013 documentary film series, <em>Compete!</em>, celebrating films about winning, losing, and how you play the game.</p><p><em>Brooklyn Castle</em> is an engaging and heartwarming doc about the championship winning chess team at IS 318 - a below-the-poverty-line public school in Brooklyn. The film focuses on 5 incredible kids and their coaches and teachers as they battle their opponents as well as recessionary budget cuts that threaten all extracurricular activities at their school.</p><p>The film won an Audience Award at last year’s South by Southwest Film 2012 Documentary Spotlight and was one of the top 10 Audience Favourites at the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival.</p><p>Filmmaker, Katie Dellamaggiore, will do a Q&amp;A via Skype after the screening of <em>Brooklyn Castle</em> tonight at MASS MoCA and she joins us to talk about the film.</p><p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:12:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 58278 at http://wamc.org "Brooklyn Castle" screening at MASS MoCA