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Walter Tevis: A Writer’s Gambit

Walter Tevis: A Writer’s Gambit

The documentary explores the complex life and brilliant career of Kentucky writer Walter Tevis. His novels The Hustler, The Man Who Fell to Earth, and The Color of Money were all adapted into major motion pictures, and The Queen's Gambit has become one of the most popular and critically acclaimed television series of the past decade.
Length 56:44 Premiere: 7/13/21

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Walter Tevis: A Writer’s Gambit

About Walter Tevis: A Writer’s Gambit

Explore the complex life and brilliant career of Kentucky writer Walter Tevis in this 2022 Ohio Valley Chapter Regional Emmy Award-nominated documentary. His novels The Hustler, The Man Who Fell to Earth and The Color of Money were all adapted into major motion pictures, and The Queen’s Gambit has become one of the most popular and critically acclaimed television series of the past decade.

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Walter Tevis: A Writer’s Gambit

Length 56:44 Premiere Date 7/13/21

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