Tag Archives: Salem Witch Trials

May 04

The Hunt – Thomas Vinterberg and the Salem Witch Hunts. (film review)

When recording data about the Salem Witch trials in 1963, Governor William Phips had this to say: “When I put an end to the Court there ware at least fifty persons in prision in great misery by reason of the extream cold and their poverty, most of them having only spectre evidence against them and their mittimusses being defective, […]