Film: Queen of Katwe


Event Information

960 4th Street San Francisco CA 94158
Mission Bay Program Room
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

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.

Directed by Mira Nair and written by William Wheeler. Starring David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong’o and Madina Nalwanga. PG, 124 mins., 2017.