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Word Wars Details

  • Release Date: Jun 11, 2004
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 18 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Culture & Society, Hobbies & Games, Sociology
  • Director:Julian Petrillo, Eric Chaikin

FULL SYNOPSIS

The directorial debut of filmmakers Eric Chaikin and Julian Petrillo, Word Wars: Tiles and Tribulations on the Scrabble Circuit is a humorous documentary look at the culture surrounding the National Scrabble Tournament. Focusing on four players in particular, the film details the intense competitions that lead up to the finals in San Diego, where each of the competitors hopes to take home the 25,000-dollar prize. Premiering at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival, Word Wars screened as part of the documentary competition. ~ Matthew Tobey, Rovi

  • Release date:June 11, 2004

Cast

Crew

Julian Petrillo
Director
Eric Chaikin
Director
Eric Chaikin
Producer
Laela Kilbourn
Cinematographer
Thor Madsen
Composer (Music Score)
Conor O'Neill
Editor
Joseph Rudge
Associate Producer
Udy Epstein
Executive Producer
Vivian Schiller
Executive Producer
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