HAXAN: WITCHCRAFT THROUGH THE AGES

HAXAN: WITCHCRAFT THROUGH THE AGES

Described by Time Out London as “a weird and rather wonderful brew of fiction, documentary and animation”, this visually stunning silent film from Danish filmmaker Benjamin Christensen chronicles the evolution of the occult, from the middle ages to modern Europe, exploring how superstition and ignorance of mental and physical illness lead to the hysteria of witch-hunts.

HAXAN: WITCHCRAFT THROUGH THE AGES

  • Director: Benjamin Christensen
  • Year: 1922
  • Run Time: 91mins
  • Country: Sweden