IFFBoston 2011 – Ep. #7 – ‘The City Dark,’ ‘Project NIM’ and ‘Bobby Fischer Against The World’

Posters for director Liz Garbus' 'Bobby Fischer Against The World' and Ian Cheney's 'The City Dark.'

From the Davis Sq. Diesel Cafe in Somerville, Ma, John and I discuss three new documentaries from the Independent Film Festival Boston: director Ian Cheney’s “light pollution” exposé The City Dark; James Marsh’s follow-up to Man on Wire, Project NIM; and Liz Garbus’ biography of chess master Bobby Fischer, Bobby Fischer Against the World.

The Independent Film Festival Boston runs now through Wednesday, May 4th,  closing with a screening of Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop at the Coolidge Corner Theater. Be sure to visit IFFBoston.org for schedule and showtimes.

This episode has a running time of about 13 minutes.

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About Stephen Slaughter Head

Stephen Slaughter Head co-founded the much-loved movie news website IGN FilmForce. He has more than 2,000 published articles at IGN.com. His filmmaking interviews, reviews and features have been published at AOL, Script magazine, Esquire magazine and the Boston Phoenix. He is also the host of the Diabolique Webcast at DiaboliqueMagazine.com. You can contact him directly on Twitter at twitter.com/stevehead.