Synopsis by Erin Demers
Ever since he was a young boy Jose Rico Rodriguez has aspired to be a top chess champion like his grandfather in Mexico. Now his dreams are coming true as he and his school team attempt to make it to the Texas state finals with the help of their wise coach, Mr. Alvarado (Efren Ramirez). With Jose in the spotlight fort the first time he will need to heed Mr. Alvarado's valuable life lessons, especially when family troubles threaten to derail his goal of bringing home the trophy. Directed by Carmen Marron.
boy, champion, chess, grandfather, tournament