Book to Film Movie Night: The Queen of Katwe

On 02/17/17
Categories: Library

"Can you do big things from such a small place?”

Ugandan chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi is raised in an impoverished slum by her single mother, played by Lupita Nyong’o. The film is adapted from The Queen of Katwe:  One Girl’s Triumphant Path to Becoming a Chess Champion by Tim Crothers. Crothers discovered Mutesi’s story while on assignment for ESPN.
Popcorn and beverages will be served.
This film is rated PG.
This event will be held in Meeting Room B on the second floor.

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