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The Resource Queen of Katwe, Disney ; ESPN Films ; screenplay by William Wheeler ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, John Carls ; directed by Mira Nair

Queen of Katwe, Disney ; ESPN Films ; screenplay by William Wheeler ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, John Carls ; directed by Mira Nair

Label
Queen of Katwe
Title
Queen of Katwe
Statement of responsibility
Disney ; ESPN Films ; screenplay by William Wheeler ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, John Carls ; directed by Mira Nair
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original score, Alex Heffes ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; director of photography, Sean Bobbitt
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, an accident scene and some suggestive material
Language note
Audio and subtitles in English (SDH), Spanish or French ; descriptive audio
PerformerNote
David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong'o, Madina Nalwanga
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nair, Mira
  • Oyelowo, David
  • Nyong'o, Lupita
  • Nalwanga, Madina
  • Crothers, Tim
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • ESPN Films (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mutesi, Phiona.
  • Women chess players
  • Kampala (Uganda)
Technique
live action
Label
Queen of Katwe, Disney ; ESPN Films ; screenplay by William Wheeler ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, John Carls ; directed by Mira Nair
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the ESPN Magazine article and book by Tim Crothers
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Widescreen (2.39:1)
  • Includes audio commentary and music videos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936851595
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
139864
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)966451492
  • 2771084
  • (MWT)MWT11721903
  • 2923843
  • (DLC)ocn966451492
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Queen of Katwe, Disney ; ESPN Films ; screenplay by William Wheeler ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, John Carls ; directed by Mira Nair
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the ESPN Magazine article and book by Tim Crothers
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Widescreen (2.39:1)
  • Includes audio commentary and music videos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936851595
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
139864
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)966451492
  • 2771084
  • (MWT)MWT11721903
  • 2923843
  • (DLC)ocn966451492
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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