The documentary The Velocity Cubers focuses on two rivals on the planet of aggressive speedcubing — fixing Rubik’s cubes and different puzzles as shortly as attainable — and regardless of how dry that may sound, paints a remarkably tender, compelling image.
The trailer introduces Feliks Zemdegs, who had reigned as king of the cubers for practically a decade, and Max Park, who emerged onto the scene in 2017, beating Zemdegs’ world document for 3x3x3 fixing on the OCSEF Open 2017. Since then, the 2 have change into pals and one another’s biggest helps, however the looming World Championship threatens to place that relationship to the check.
If that’s not sufficient to seize your consideration, simply check out how shortly Zemdegs and Park transfer whereas speedsolving; their palms appear like they’ve been placed on fast-forward. It’s completely mesmerizing to look at.
The Velocity Cubers will debut on Netflix on July 29.
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