Robert Katende Documentary: A Fork, A Spoon and A Knight

This is the story of Robert Katende, founder and director of the Sports Outreach Chess Academy and coach of Phiona Mutesi, the Queen of Katwe. This documentary film chronicles Katende's life, from living in the bush as a child to attending college, playing soccer, and later becoming a missionary. At one point in Robert Katende's life, all that he had to his name was a fork, a spoon and a mattress. The film was directed by Mira Nair, who also directed the Disney movie about Mutesi, Queen of Katwe. Related Article: Queen of Katwe: History vs. Hollywood

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