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Great insight, thanks Gav and good luck
Sept. 16, 2013
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When I tried Double Dummy out on a non-bridge playing friend, he asked what it meant and was intrigued. Other non-bridge players have had more blase reactions; nonetheless, it is a fun problem to have!
Sept. 11, 2013
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Yes, we definitely want a title that fits the film, but appeals to non-bridge players. Since we haven't yet cut the whole film, it might be fitting that the appropriate title might not yet have revealed itself.
Sept. 11, 2013
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The documentary follows the US under 21 junior national team to the junior world championships in China. In one of the hands of the last round a player plays a hand double dummy, which is the working title now.

We are still editing the film and we want to pay off to non-bridge players who see the movie and wonder, wtf does Double Dummy mean. It's the ultimate compliment to pay a bridge player, you played that hand double dummy. What does the community here think?
Sept. 11, 2013
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interesting commentary regarding the play in the spade suit, love the series
July 21, 2013
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Hi Fred,

How did you and Kit start playing together?
Jan. 17, 2013
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I played in a tournament in Bulgaria this summer and loved how everybody was playing in the same event. Granted the field was a good bit smaller than a typical regional, but after round your table assignment 1-20 something generally reflected your team's standing in the event. The first seven tables all had screens while tables 15+ had the old leather sleeve card holders. You definitely did not want to be playing in the leather sleeve division!
Jan. 13, 2013
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One of the primary reasons we wanted to make a documentary film about bridge was to promote the beauties of the game to younger generations. With a bit of prodding the ACBL has become more and more accommodating to helping us and now it feels like a true partnership.

I am relatively new to the national circuit, but I think you make a good point that fostering an event or two for people in our age group makes sense.
Jan. 11, 2013
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What is 2-way super accepts?
Jan. 5, 2013
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Now here's a man who has played in a club game before. Very well thought out, dummy has

KQxx
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AKQxxx

Only a red suit allows us to cash our two aces

Thanks for the comment
Dec. 19, 2012
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Impressed you all got the time to meet together to discuss this, hope there is more. Lots of interesting information available in how the hand was played, thought processes of the players etc. particularly on board two.
Sept. 25, 2012
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Curios why the author deliberately choose not to include scoring and vulnerability?
July 31, 2012
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The hand that I mentioned above is what I held, I was the partner of Greg here.
July 8, 2012
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P's hand is
J1098762
1073
10
KJ

Maybe a jump to 3S weak at first opportunity is best call?
July 6, 2012
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Thanks guys, appreciate the insight
June 25, 2012
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Thanks to all for the responses, Learn To Play Bridge Software is the winner so far.
May 7, 2012
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Thanks for the additional insights
April 28, 2012
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Well, at least I'm in good company in not cashing six club winners and then partner AK of hearts. Partner is the one with three small clubs and declarers club honors are divided doubletons.
April 26, 2012
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Thanks for presenting these concepts in a useful, well thought-out format.
March 10, 2012
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Agreed, these videos are a great instructional format, thanks.
Feb. 10, 2011
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