Trailers/Videos

  • [en] Trailer - Film4

Brief synopsis

After a minor incident in her village, 9-year-old Shula is exiled to a travelling witch camp where she is told that if she tries to escape she will be transformed into a goat. As she navigates through her new life, she must decide whether to accept her fate or risk the consequences of seeking freedom.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Margaret MulubwaShula [L]
Henry B. J. PhiriThe Government Official [SR]
Nancy MuliloThe Wife of the Government Official [SR]
Margaret SipaneiaMama [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
director of photographyDavid Gallego
costume designerHolly Rebecca
directorRungano Nyoni
composerMatthew James Kelly
producerJuliette GrandmontClandestine Films
producerEmily MorganSoda Pictures
co-producerTitus Kreyenbergunafilm
production designerNathan Parker [1]
line producerBenjamin Lanlard
unit production managerBenjamin Lanlard
Post Production CoordinatorBenjamin Lanlard
screenwriterRungano Nyoni

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Kinology [fr]World Sales
Pyramide Films [fr]Distribution France

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Rungano Nyoni2017Syndicat Français de la Critique [fr]Meilleur premier film étrangerWinner
Rungano Nyoni2017Quinzaine des réalisateurs Cannes [fr]Caméra d'orNominated
Rungano Nyoni2018British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) [uk]Oustanding DebutWinner
Emily Morgan2018British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) [uk]Oustanding DebutWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2017FranceCannes Film Festival - Director's Fortnight

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseBrazilThursday, 13.06.2019
Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 27.12.2017