Title Sequence
Sibling worked alongside director Mira Nair (Monsoon Wedding) on the titles for her latest Disney film, starring David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong’o. Queen of Katwe chronicles the true story of Phiona Mutesi, a Ugandan girl living in a slum in Katwe who learns to play chess and becomes a Woman Candidate Master after her performances at World Chess Olympiads.
Colors for the multi-layered text were heavily inspired by the various and vibrant hues of traditional textiles (kitenge), painted signs, and buildings found throughout Uganda. The typography dances with an infectious energy, setting the tone for the opening scene and serving as a recurring visual element throughout the film.
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