Witch Hunt

Witch Hunt

In a modern America where witches are real and witchcraft is illegal, a sheltered teenager must face her own demons and prejudices as she helps two young witches avoid law enforcement and cross the southern border to asylum in Mexico.

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Elle Callahan


Director: Elle Callahan
Executive Producer: Elizabeth Mitchell, Mickey Gooch, Jr., Victor Shapiro
Producer: Eric B. Fleischman, Maurice Fadida
Screenwriter: Elle Callahan
Music: Blitz // Berlin
Principal Cast: Gideon Adlon, Elizabeth Mitchell, Abigail Cowen, Nicholas & Cameron Crovetti, Christian Camargo


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Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Screening Section: 2020 Spotlight
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 97 mins