Rungano Nyoni, I Am Not a Witch,, 2017; image: courtesy Film Movement

I Am Not a Witch

Part of Voices Carry: Women in Film

Phyllis Wattis Theater, Floor 1

$10 Members

$12 General

In Rungano Nyoni’s debut film, I Am Not a Witch, an eight-year-old girl is accused of witchcraft then sentenced to life imprisonment in a state-run witch prison camp filled with other women. Nyoni’s visionary style blends dark humor with social critique in this sharp feminist satire.

Film Details

Director: Rungano Nyoni

Year: 2017

Running time: 93 minutes

Country: UK, France, Germany, Zambia

Language: English, French, Bemba, Nyanja (with English subtitles)

Format: Digital Cinema Package

Screens courtesy: Film Movement

Films and schedules may be subject to change.