Hood Witch

Hood Witch (Rokya) (2023)

Hood Witch had its UK première on Saturday 28th Oct at the Halloween FrightFest The original French title of Saïd Belktibia’s feature debut is Rokya, which is the word for a kind of officially sanctioned kind of Islamic spiritual healing and exorcism, while its English title is Hood Witch, which suggests TheHoodWitch.com,  a popuIar one-stop…

You Resemble Me

You Resemble Me (2021)

You Resemble Me opens with an alarming image. A young girl leans over a highrise apartment balcony, her feet off the floor, evidently flirting with the idea of flinging herself headfirst onto the concrete far below – before she pulls herself back from the brink, and rejoins her family. This is little Hasna (Lorenza Grimaudo),…