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The Experimental Witch (2009)

| Drama, Mystery, Romance
The Experimental Witch tells the story of Athena whose adoptive parents take her home to Lebanon from Romania. Her mother, Samira soon finds that her daughter has premonitions and struggles... See full summary »

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Paulo Coelho (novel), Aaron J. March (screenplay) | 8 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Aaron J. March Aaron J. March ... Heron Ryan
Amelia Beau Kaldor Amelia Beau Kaldor ... Athena
Helen Sutermeister ... Andrea McCain
Linda van der Steen Linda van der Steen ... Athena
Carolena Sabah ... Athena
Jane Spencer Jane Spencer ... Athena (as Katy Beckemeyer)
Joanna Kitzl Joanna Kitzl ... Athena
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Craig Archibald ... Peter Sherney
Dean Baker Dean Baker ... Deputy Editor
Alie Beck Alie Beck ... Liliana
Silvia Bilotti Silvia Bilotti ... Athena
Miklós Bán Miklós Bán ... Vosho Bushalo
Bastien Croisile Bastien Croisile ... Viorel
Bashar Daas Bashar Daas ... Nabil Alaihi
Michael Edwin ... Pat Collins
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The Experimental Witch tells the story of Athena whose adoptive parents take her home to Lebanon from Romania. Her mother, Samira soon finds that her daughter has premonitions and struggles to accept this. Samira's fears and lack of understanding of Athena's roots lead Athena to set out on a journey of self discovery and in search of her birth mother. Athena feels that once she finds her, her desire for a deeper understanding of the empty feeling she holds inside will disappear. She struggles in her relationship with Samira, her adoptive mother who can not understand Athena's desires to find her true identity and gypsy heritage. These two women take you on a journey into one of the most complex relationships life gives us; the one between a mother and daughter and their desire to be loved and accepted for who they really are. Written by Adriana Garza

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The purpose of light is to create more light, to open people's eyes, to reveal the marvels around.

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Drama | Mystery | Romance

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Australia | Italy | Germany | France

Language:

Spanish | Dutch | English

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$10,000 (estimated)
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