The Letter

  • Kenya
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Best Feature-Length Documentary // A 94 year-old Grandmother with a fearless spirit must overcome dangerous accusations of witchcraft that are coming from within her own family. Her grandson Karisa, travels home from the city to investigate, and it gradually emerges who sent the threatening letter and why.

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  • Original title
    The Letter
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Ricardo Acosta C.C.E.
  • DOP
    Christopher King
  • Editing
    Ricardo Acosta C.C.E., Christopher King
  • Duration
    84 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Kenya
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • International Documentary Festival Amsterdam
    • Dok.fest München
    • AFI Docs
    • Melbourne International Film Festival
  • Awards
    • Docs Barcelona - Panorama Competition Special Jury Mention is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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