Me and Bobby Fischer

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Me & Bobby Fischer
Produced by Fridrik Gudmundsson
Written by Fridrik Gudmundsson
Music by
Cinematography Fridrik Gudmundsson
Distributed by Fridrik Gudmundsson
Release date
  • April 17, 2009 (2009-04-17)
Running time
82 minutes
Country Iceland
Language English

Me & Bobby Fischer is a documentary about Bobby Fischer's last years as his old friend Saemundur Palsson gets him out of jail in Japan and helps him settle in Iceland.

The film premiered at the Green Light Films’ Bíódagar film festival in April 2009.[1][2]



See also[edit]


  1. ^ Free Internet Chess - FICGS website. Accessed February 20, 2010.
  2. ^ Catharine Fulto, "Iceland’s ties to Recluse Anti-Semitic Chess Grandmaster: New Bobby Fischer doc examines an unlikely friendship." Reykjavik Grapevine. August 5, 2009. Found at Reykjavik Grapevine website. Accessed February 20, 2010.