The Queen's Gambit Title Sequence

The Queen's Gambit

The Queen's Gambit is an American coming-of-age period drama miniseries based on Walter Tevis's 1983 novel of the same name. Beginning in the mid-1950s, the story follows the life of Beth Harmon (Anya Taylor-Joy), an orphaned chess prodigy on her rise to the top of the chess world while struggling with drug and alcohol dependency.

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Saskia Marka




Director: Saskia Marka
Music: Carlos Rafael Rivera
Additional Credits: Processed Animations : David Whyte


Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Screening Section: Title Design Competition
Screening Category: Title Sequence
Country: United States
Runtime: 1 mins