Interview by Paul Salfen
WITCH HUNT is directed and written by Elle Callahan (HEAD COUNT), the film stars Gideon Adlon (THE CRAFT: LEGACY, BLOCKERS), Abigail Cowen (“Fate: The Winx Saga,” “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina”), Christian Camargo (THE HURT LOCKER), and Elizabeth Mitchell (“Lost,” “The Expanse”).
SYNOPSIS: In a modern America where magic is real and witches are persecuted by US authorities, teenager Claire and her family are part of an intricate network that helps these women escape across the border to seek asylum in Mexico. However, when their mode of transport is disrupted by federal witch hunters, trouble befalls the family as they struggle to hide two young witches within the walls of their home. As witch hunters close in and strange magic begins haunting the family, Claire discovers that she may have more in common with these witches than she could have ever imagined.