Checkmate (Short Film)
Independent Films, Drama
This is Navarro's second short film, created in 2010 for his University Degree Program.
Jan learns that staying in an asylum can make anyone crazy. He challenges his evaluator to a game of chess to prove that he should be released. The stakes could not be higher in this tense battle of wills. Written, edited, and directed by Navarro Aydemir. Principal cast: Gergo Danka, Shakyra Dowling, Daniel Wiltshire, Sibel Unver, Alex Murphy, and Adam Cunningham.
Year of Production: 2010
Country: United Kingdom
Checkmate (Short Film) by NavarroAydemir is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives 3.0 License.
- Navarro Aydemir
- Sarai Carson
- Gergo Danka, Shakyra Dowling, Daniel Wiltshire, Sibel Unver, Alex Murphy, and Adam Cunningham.
The film has won/nominated/screened at the various festivals:
Watersprite Cambridge International Student Film Festival
- WINNER Best Direction
Malta International TV Short Film Festival 2011
- WINNER Foreign Jury Award
International Short Film Festival of India
16th London Turkish Film Festival
Portobello Film Festival 2010
Walthamstow International Film Festival
Angel Moving Image Festival