The Witches

Part of Strange Brew: Cult Films at Schlafly Bottleworks

The Witches

(Nicolas Roeg, 1990, UK/USA, 91 min.)

In this adaptation of the children's novel by Roald Dahl, Helga (Mai Zetterling) takes her grandson, Luke Eveshim (Jasen Fisher) to a seaside resort to convalesce. Luke  stumbles upon a convention of witches, masquerading as the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, with Miss Eva Ernst, the Grand High Witch (Anjelica Huston),  Ernst reveals a formula to turn children into mice, but, with the help of Luke, the plan backfires. The Jim Henson Company produced the film.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Schlafly Bottleworks
7260 Southwest Ave, St Louis, MO 63143

Event Type

Art & Performances, Film Series


Departments, School of Communications

Webster University Film Series
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