10th Mar 2021

CIPC #212: Cheerleaders in the chess club, Season 1

“Relatively recently, there was a series in which a chess club played a very important role” is how I was planning to start this blog post. This was supposed to...

09th Dec 2020
CIPC #200: S. S. Van Dine, Le fou des échecs

CIPC #200: S. S. Van Dine, Le fou des échecs

This is the third year now that I do this blog. I have touched on movies, television series, paintings, comics, literature, sculptures – pretty much any type of cultural output....

08th Oct 2019

CIPC #140: Final move

One thing I haven’t done yet this year, is commenting on a chess-themed movie. More than a hundred blog posts ago, I commented on Lang leve de koningin and shortly...

22nd Jan 2019

CIPC #103: Bertina Henrichs, Die Schachspielerin

The long-time readers of this blog might remember how, quite a while ago, I made a few blog posts about my impressions while watching movies which heavily feature chess. I...

16th May 2017

CIPC #19: Lang leve de koningin

Due to enormous success1 the last time I commented on a chess-themed movie, I will do it again. This time, the focus will be on a Dutch movie, because focusing...

11th Apr 2017

CIPC #14: Knight moves

Fourteenth instalment! Finally a nice round number!1 That deserves something special, I’d say. Something very special indeed: I’m going to watch a movie. More specifically, I’m going to watch Knight...

Pentecost tournament, Ghent

1947

Liège vs. Dutch Limburg, Visé

1946

East Flanders vs. Antwerp, Ledeberg

1946

Devos vs. Soultanbeieff, Brussels

1946

Brussels vs. Brabant, Brussels

1946

Cercle Colle quadrangular, Brussels

1946

Belgian championship, Brussels

1944

Pentecost tournament, Ghent

1945