WAR WITCH

  • Oscar foreign film nominees reveal movie magic February 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: A few old-school video cameras, a cloned apartment, a sea of digital sharks, and an actress who helped herself to craft services were just a few tricks that international filmmakers employed in their Oscar nominated films. The five directors nominated for this year's foreign language film Academy Award revealed...
  • Young actress from Congo granted visa for Oscars February 21, 2013

    New York: The 16 year old star of the Oscar nominated 'War Witch' has been granted a visa to travel from Congo for the Academy Awards. The film's distributor, Tribeca Film, said Wednesday that Rachel Mwanza will be able to attend upcoming award shows, including Sunday's Oscars. 'War Witch,' directed by Montreal...
  • Film on Indian women wins award at Tribeca fest April 28, 2012

    New York: 'War Witch,' a sensitive drama about a 12yearold girl abducted by vicious armed rebels in subSaharan Africa, and a nonfiction film that examines the plight of women in modern India, won the top awards at the Tribeca Film Festival on Thursday. 'War Witch' picked up the jury prize for...