Youth film about the little girl Sara as she learns to play chess. She is greatly assisted by her imagination, in which the white queen comes to life and Sara becomes part of the chess play. Lammers based her début on the classic Oom Jan leert zijn neefje schaken (Uncle John teaches his nephew to plat chess) by her grandfather and chess grandmaster Max Euwe.

Title: Lang leve de koningin
Year: 1995
Duration : 1 hour, 55 minutes
Category: Feature film
Edition: NFF 2005

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Lange Speelfilm (1996)
Laurens Geels
Beste Lange Speelfilm (1996)
Dick Maas

Gouden Kalf nominees

Beste Actrice (1996)
Tiba Tossijn
Beste Regie (1996)
Esmé Lammers

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