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Title Queen of Katwe [videorecording] / Disney presents ; in association in ESPN Films ; a John B. Carls, Cine Mosaic, Mirabai Films production ; a Mira Nair film ; screenplay by William Wheeler ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, John Carls ; directed by Mira Nair.

Publication Info. [Burbank, California] : Disney, 2017.
Burbank, California : Buena Vista Home Entertainment


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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
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videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video rda
Motion picture.
Series Disney DVD
Disney DVD.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital (English, Spanish, French), 2.0 descriptive audio.
Language English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue, optional Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities.
Cast David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong'o, Madina Nalwanga, Martin Kabanza.
Credits Original score, Alex Heffes ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; director of photography, Sean Bobbitt.
Note Based on the ESPN Magazine article and book by Tim Crothers.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, an accident scene and some suggestive material.
Summary 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.
Note Special features: audio commentary; Alicia Keys "Back to life" lyric video; young Cardamom & Hab :#1 spice" music video.
Subject Mutesi, Phiona -- Drama.
Women chess players -- Uganda -- Kampala -- Drama.
Poor girls -- Uganda -- Kampala -- Drama.
Kampala (Uganda) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Sports films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wheeler, William, 1967- screenwriter.
Pilcher, Lydia Dean, film producer.
Carls, John, film producer.
Nair, Mira, film director.
Oyelowo, David, actor.
Nyong'o, Lupita, actor.
Nalwanga, Madina, actor.
Kabanza, Martin, actor.
Heffes, Alex, composer (expression)
Brown, Barry Alexander, editor of moving image work.
Bobbitt, Sean, director of photography.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Crothers, Tim. Queen of Katwe.
Walt Disney Pictures, presenter, publisher.
ESPN Films (Firm), presenter.
Cine Mosaic (Firm), production company.
Mirabai Films (Firm), production company.
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Disney Queen of Katwe
Container of (work): Queen of Katwe (Motion picture)
Standard No. 786936851595
Music No. 139864 Disney
8043997 Disney (disc)

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