Eternality Tan

Critic

Singapore

I'm intensely passionate about cinema. I write reviews, teach film studies, curate films for festivals and run film literacy & education programmes.

I Am Not A Witch

Date: 03 Sep 2017 Category: TV/Film
7.0 Rating
IN RETROSPECT (Spoilers: NO) An exciting, new voice has emerged in African cinema: Rungano Nyoni. She’s a Welsh-Zambian writer-director, and in her bracingly original feature debut, the intriguingly-titled I Am Not a Witch, she shows great promise and an assured visual style that is not afraid to find beauty in the natural—the expansive landscape of Zambia—and the material—literally rolling white cloth that binds each ‘witch' to its so ...