The Dark Horse Trailer

Opener of this years New Zealand Film Festival, The Dark Horse is the true story of chess prodigy Genesis Potini who, after quite some time in a mental hospital, is released and tries to assimilate back into normal life through his brother and nephew. Seeking to remain positive Potini aides a small group of disadvantaged youths in playing chess with the goal of competing at the NZ national championships.

THE DARK HORSE releases in AUSTRALIA on NOVEMBER 20, 2014 through TRANSMISSION FILMS

The Dark Horse Poster