Film screening – Witchfinder General
Essex Record Office, Chelmsford, CM2 6YT
Friday 26th October 2018, 6.30pm-9.00pm
Set in 1645, during the English Civil War, Witchfinder General follows Essex lawyer turned witchfinder Matthew Hopkins, and his servant John Stearne, as they tour the country instigating witch hunts and extracting confessions through torture. The film is rated 18 as it contains strong violence and execution scenes. Pre-booking required.