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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.

Nair, Mira, film director. (Added Author). Wheeler, William, 1967- screenwriter. (Added Author). Pilcher, Lydia Dean, film producer. (Added Author). Carls, John, film producer. (Added Author). Oyelowo, David, actor. (Added Author). Nyong'o, Lupita, actor. (Added Author). Nalwanga, Madina, actor. (Added Author). Kabanza, Martin, actor. (Added Author). Heffes, Alex, composer. (Added Author). Brown, Barry Alexander, editor of moving image work. (Added Author). Bobbitt, Sean, director of photography. (Added Author). Crothers, Tim. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Queen of Katwe. (Added Author). Walt Disney Pictures, presenter, publisher. (Added Author). ESPN Films (Firm), presenter. (Added Author). Cine Mosaic (Firm), production company. (Added Author). Mirabai Films (Firm), production company. (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 34 of 44 copies available at NC Cardinal.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

1 current hold with 44 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library DVD QUEEN (Text) 39493108092018 Adult Video Available -
Hudson (Fontana) JDVD QUEEN (Text) 39493108106180 Juvenile Video Available -
Alexander Main Library DVD 17-061 Queen (Family Movies) (Text) 34269001175141 Adult Video Checked out 10/24/2017
Bordeaux Library DVD Q (Text) 31781063635815 Adult Video Available -
Carver School Road Branch DVD DRAMA RATING PG (Text) 2112502075135 Adult DVD Fiction Available -
Clemmons Branch DVD DRAMA RATING PG (Text) 2112502068272 Adult DVD Fiction Available -
Cliffdale Library DVD Q (Text) 31781063635823 Adult Video Checked out 10/23/2017
Comfort Public Library DVD 40395 (Text) 39149007549322 Adult Video Available -
Cumberland Headquarters DVD Q (Text) 31781063635831 Adult Video On holds shelf -
East Regional Library DVD Q (Text) 31781063635849 Adult Video Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 124 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Burbank, California] : Disney, 2017.
  • Distributor: Burbank, California : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the ESPN Magazine article and book by Tim Crothers.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features: audio commentary; Alicia Keys "Back to life" lyric video; young Cardamom & Hab :"#1 spice" music video.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Original score, Alex Heffes ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; director of photography, Sean Bobbitt.
Participant or Performer Note: David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong'o, Madina Nalwanga, Martin Kabanza.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, an accident scene and some suggestive material CHV rating: PG.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.39:1), 5.1 Dolby Digital (English, Spanish, French), 2.0 descriptive audio.
Language Note: English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); descriptive audio.
Subject: Mutesi, Phiona. > Drama.
Women chess players > Uganda > Kampala > Drama.
Poor girls > Uganda > Kampala > Drama.
Kampala (Uganda) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Biographical films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Sports films.

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