Queen of Katwe
by
 
Motion picture adaptation of (work). Crothers, Tim. The Queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl’s dream of becoming a grandmaster.

Title
Queen of Katwe

Author
Motion picture adaptation of (work). Crothers, Tim. The Queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl’s dream of becoming a grandmaster.

Publication Information
Australia Distributed by Walt Disney Company (Australia), ©2017.

Physical Description
1 DVD-video (approximately 119 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.

General Note
Catalogued from container.
 
Walt Disney : E29520.
 
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.
 
Special features : Audio commentary ; Alicia Keys "Back to Life" lyric video ; Young Cardamon & HAB "#1 spice" music video.
 
Based on the novel 'The Queen of Katwe: A Story of Life, Chess, and One Extraordinary Girl’s Dream of Becoming a Grandmaster' by Tim Crothers.

Abstract
Queen of Katwe is based on the vibrant true story of a young girl from the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.

Reading Level
Classification : PG.

Personal Subject
Crothers, Tim-Film adaptations.

Subject Term
Mutesi, Phiona -- Drama.
 
Women chess players -- Uganda -- Kampala -- Drama.
 
Chess players -- Uganda -- Kampala -- Drama.
 
Poverty -- Uganda -- Kampala -- Drama.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
 
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
 
Feature films.
 
Film adaptations.
 
Biographical films.

Geographic Term
Uganda -- Drama.

Added Author
Motion picture adaptation of (work). Crothers, Tim. The Queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl’s dream of becoming a grandmaster.
 
Nair, Mira, 1957-,
 
Carls, John,
 
Pilcher, Lydia Dean,
 
Wheeler, William,
 
Nalwanga, Madina,
 
Oyelowo, David, 1976-,
 
Nyong'o, Lupita

Format
Video disc


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