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Queen of Katwe

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When 10-year-old Kampala shanty town urchin Phiona Mutesi (Madina Nalwanga) meets soccer-player-turned youth worker Robert Katende (David Oyelowo) her life is turned upside down after he introduces her to the world of chess. However, she's got to weather the disapproval of her widowed mother Harriet (Lupita Nyong'o) as well as toughening herself up for the hard life of international competitions. Inspiring true story directed by Mira Nair (Vanity Fair, Monsoon Wedding).
|2016|119 MINS|DRAMA
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Director: Mira Nair

Cast: Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Madina Nalwanga, Martin Kabanza, Taryn 'Kay' Kyaze, Esther Tebandeke

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