The Best Documentaries About Witchcraft

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Vote up the best witchy docs.
There are a number of documentaries out there that discuss the topic of witchcraft, magic and the occult, specifically with a focus on the history of the occult, the many controversies that surround the religion and whether Satanism is a myth or fact. If you’ve ever asked the question, “What are the best documentaries about witchcraft out there?” before than you’ve definitely come to the right place!
The films featured on this list have been rated as the best that feature the various aspects of paganism, witchcraft, magic, Satanism and the occult. They cover many different topics about witchcraft, ranging from the historical Salem witch trials, how the satanic church was founded, unexplained mysteries surrounding different witches and wicca. No matter what your interest is in watching a documentary that features witchcraft, there is sure to be one on this list for you!
This list discusses the best witchcraft documentaries, including: The Power of the Witch, The Occult Experience, Discovering Witchcraft, Inside the Church of Satan, The Burning Times, Speak of the Devil, Witchcraft and Magic: Magic, History of Magic and Pagans. Vote for your favorite ones today, and feel free to add any I might have left off!
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    39 VOTES

    The Pendle Witch Child

    The Pendle Witch Child
    Video: YouTube
    • Released: 2011
  • The Burning Times
    Video: YouTube
    The Burning Times is a 1990 Canadian documentary, presenting a feminist account of the Early Modern European witchcraft trials. It was directed by Donna Read and written by Erna Buffie, and features interviews with feminist and Neopagan notables, such as Starhawk, Margot Adler, and Matthew Fox. The Burning Times is the second film in the National Film Board of Canada's Women and Spirituality series, following Goddess Remembered. The opening and closing theme music, composed by Loreena McKennitt, was released as the track titled "Tango to Evora" on her album "The Visit".
    • Actors: Starhawk, Margot Adler
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Donna Read
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    103 VOTES

    A&E's Witches

    A&E's Witches
    Video: YouTube
    • Released: 1996
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    40 VOTES

    The Salem Witch Trial

    The Salem Witch Trial
    Video: YouTube
    • Released: 1995