Realizing the Witch

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Richard Baxstrom; Todd Meyers;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Fordham University Press
  • Subject: social science / folklore & mythology | witches europe | witchcraft europe history | performing arts / film & video / general | HB | Media & Communications | media and communications | social science / anthropology / cultural

Benjamin Christensen’s Häxan (The Witch, 1922) stands as a singular film within the history of cinema. Deftly weaving contemporary scientific analysis and powerfully staged historical scenes of satanic initiation, confession under torture, possession, and persecution, H... View more
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