I Am Not a Witch

Category: feature
Director: Rungano Nyoni
Country: United Kingdom, France, Republic of Zambia, Germany
Year: 2017
Length: 93'
Production Status: completed


After a minor incident in her rural Zambian village, nine-year-old Shula is exiled to a witch camp where she is told that if she tries to escape, she will be transformed into a goat. As she navigates her new life, she must decide whether to accept her fate or risk the consequences of seeking freedom.
Selected Awards and Festivals: BAFTA Award for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer; Mumbai Film Festival, Jury Special Mention; Cannes Film Festival; Sundance Film Festival.

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