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Title I am not a witch [(DVD) videorecording] / Film4, FFilm Cymru Wales, BFI present a Clandestine Films and Soda Pictures production ; produced in association Icreate and Unafilm ; written and directed by Rungano Nyoni ; produced by Juliette Grandmont, Emily Morgan ; executive producers, Eve Gabereau, Mary Burke, Eva Yates, Daniel Battsek, Hannah Thomas.

Publication Info. [New York] : Film Movement, [2018]
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Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium color.
4 3/4 in.
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
surround rdacpc
stereo rdacpc
5.1
2.0
NTSC rdabs
video file rdaft
DVD video
all region
Motion pictures lcgft
Series Film Movement series.
System Details DVD, all regions, NTSC; 5.1 surround sound, 2.0 stereo.
Language In English, Bemba, Nyanja and Tonga with English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast Margaret Mulubwa, Henry B.J. Phiri, Nancy Mulilo, Margaret Sipaneia.
Credits Composer, Matthew James Kelly ; editors, Yann Dedet, George Cragg, Thibault Hague ; director of photography, David Gallego.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
2.40:1 widescreen.
Special features include bonus short film Mwansa the great (23 min.) and interview with Director Rungano Nyoni.
Audience Not rated; not recommended for ages under 17 without parental permission.
Summary When eight-year-old Shula turns up alone and unannounced in a rural Zambian village, the locals are suspicious. A minor incident escalates to a full-blown witch trial, where she is found guilty and sentenced to life on a state-run witch camp. There, she is tethered to a long white ribbon and told that if she ever tries to run away, she will be transformed into a goat. As the days pass, Shula begins to settle into her new community, but a threat looms on the horizon. Soon she is forced to make a difficult decision-whether to resign herself to life on the camp, or take a risk for freedom.
Awards BAFTA Awards, 2018: Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer (Nyori, Morgan)
Subject Blessing and cursing -- Zambia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Girls -- Zambia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Witchcraft -- Zambia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Zambia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Zambia (OCoLC)fst01209422 -- Videodiscs.
Genre Satirical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Nyoni, Rungano, director, screenwriter.
Grandmont, Juliette, film producer.
Morgan, Emily (Film producer), film producer.
Mulilo, Nancy, actor.
Mulubwa, Margaret, actor.
Phiri, Henry B.J., actor.
Sipaneia, Margaret, actor.
Kelly, Matt (Matthew James), composer (expression)
Gallego, David, director of photography.
FilmFour (Firm), presenter.
Ffilm Cymru Wales, presenter.
British Film Institute, presenter.
Clandestine Films, film production company.
Soda Pictures (Firm), film production company.
iCreate Films, film production company.
Unafilm (Firm), film production company.
Film Movement (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 859686006796
Music No. DV0530 Film Movement
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