Life in the slums of Kampala, Uganda is a constant struggle for ten-year-old Phiona. When a missionary teaches Phiona and her friends the rules of chess the girl begins a journey which leads her to fame and fortune. A true rags to riches story told in a fresh and charming manner..
Cert PG – USA 2016
Director: Mira Nair – Running time: 124 minutes – Language: English
Cast: Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo