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Exclusive Culture Cinema Screening ‘Queen of Katwe’ Thursday 27th July

Exclusive Culture Cinema Screening ‘Queen of Katwe’ Thursday 27th July
Culture Cinema night takes place on the last Thursday of every month and will run until July 2017. All screenings at 8pm. Admission €5 each.
In association with Access Cinema, Dublin. Please click here for the full Spring / Summer 2017 Culture Cinema programme.

Madina Nalwanga is Phiona Mutesi in Disney's QUEEN OF KATWE, 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. David Oyelowo and Oscar (TM) Lupita Nyong'o also starin the film, directed by Mira Nair.

 Queen of Katwe Thursday 27th July 8pm

Director: Mira Nair / 124 mins, USA, 2016 Cert: PG
Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4l3-_yub5A

Queen of Katwe is the vibrant true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda, Phiona Mutesi (Nalwanga), whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess by Robert Katende (Oyelowo), a soccer player turned missionary. As a result of the support she receives from her mother Harriet (Nyong’o), family and community, Phiona is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.

 Exclusive to film clubs associated with Access Cinema Dublin. 

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