Striga, commonly known as witchweed, is a genus of parasitic plants that occur naturally in parts of Africa, Asia, and Australia. It is in the family Orobanchaceae. Some species are serious pathogens of cereal crops, with the greatest effects being in savanna agriculture in Africa.

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Striga is a short film that explores the relationship between two friends, and their discovery of their true selves and the magic.

around them. 

The two main character, Anne and Helen , are going through a rough patch in their life, and the connection that used to exist between them is absent. Helen, who has always felt like she's been different from Anne, one day starts to explore the magic and rediscover herself in a form of Striga.

When Helen learns more of her powers she realizes that Anne is something other than she ever imagined, and will have to decide what to do with the power that she has uncovered. While Anne tries to unconsciously suppress magic until situation make her to confront her powers.

This short film is in preproduction stage.

MAY 2022