Here is a link to a great piece on a school in China Town in NY that takes chess VERY seriously!
Apologies, but for some reason it won’t let me embed this video.
I just found a treasure trove of articles and other media about chess:
This interesting documentary by National Geographic explores the debate about how much of genius is nature vs. nurture. It also talks about the life and career of one of the worlds top female chess playing role models.