Event Title: 
VPT Public Screening: POV: Brooklyn Castle
Date: 
Friday, May 2, 2014 10:00 am
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Location: 
Brattleboro Area Middle School
Address: 
Auditorium
City, State: 
Brattleboro, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Preview & discuss POV's Brooklyn Castle.

Imagine a school where the cool kids are the chess team. Welcome to I.S. 318. “Brooklyn Castle” tells the stories of five members of the chess team at a below-the-poverty-line inner city junior high school that has won more national championships than any other in the country. The film follows the challenges these kids face in their personal lives — and on the chessboard — and is as much about the sting of their losses as it is about anticipation of their victories. By Katie Dellamaggiore.

This event is free and open to the public.

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