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The Fits is a Horror Movie Disguised as a Coming-of-Age Drama

by Kathy Fennessy Royalty Hightower as Tony in The Fits thefitsfilm.com The Fits—which screens tonight at SIFF— introduces two startling talents: filmmaker Anna Rose Holmer, who has a preternaturally steady touch, and actress Royalty Hightower, who has a Sphinx-like gaze—until she smiles and her joy illuminates the screen. Hightower plays Toni, a Cincinnati 11-year-old who likes to box.
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