Silent Scream


1h 25m 1986

Brief Synopsis

The troubled life of writer Larry Winters, who died from a drug overdose in a Glasgow prison in 1977.

Film Details

Release Date
1986
Location
Blackcat Studios, Glasgow, Ireland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 25m

Synopsis

The troubled life of writer Larry Winters, who died from a drug overdose in a Glasgow prison in 1977.

Crew

Brian Adams

Carpenter

Ian Adams

Assistant Editor

Joan Baker

Foley

Roy Baker

Foley

Ross Balfour

Construction Manager

Bill Beech

Screenplay

Jane Beech

Researcher

Jane Beech

Screenplay

Patricia Biggar

Wardrobe

Stuart Bunting

Other

Eddie Burt

Grip

Grant Scott Cameron

Other

Mike Campbell

Photography

Simon Chrigwin

Sound

William Paul Clark

Location Manager

Julia Colton

Property Master

Louise Coulter

Production Accountant

Cameron Crosby

Sound Mixer

Denis Crossan

Director Of Photography

Angie Cummiskey

Accounting Assistant

St Clair Davis

Boom Operator

Rachel Diamond

Production Assistant

Elaine Donnelly

Editorial Assistant

Terry Forrestal

Animal Trainer

Alan Fountain

Executive Producer

Ben Gibson

Executive Producer

David Gilchrist

Assistant Director

Brian Gilmour

Other

Gordon Gronbach

Camera Trainee

David Hamilton

Other

Pat Harkins

Props

Andy Harris

Production Designer

Anne Henderson

Casting

Paddy Higson

Producer

Tom Hilton

Photography

Donald Holwill

Animator

Lydia Howie

Other

Piero Jamieson

Props

David 'ned' Kelly

Carpenter

Justin Krish

Editor

Bob Last

Music

Paterson Lindsay

Other

Alex Mackenzie

Gaffer

Christine Maclean

Production Manager

Zoe Macleod

Art Director

Kevin Malloy

Special Effects

Alan Mason

Photography

Colin Mccabe

Executive Producer

Mike Mcconnell

Production Assistant

Barry Mccrory

Other

Calum Mcnair

Music

Stuart Mcwilliams

Carpenter

Margaret Miller

Wardrobe Assistant

Pearl Morrison

Continuity

Irene Napier

Makeup

Jerry Organ

Production

Gill Parry

Assistant Editor

Pat Rambaut

Script Supervisor

Dougie Snape

Production

Dougie Snape

Driver

Bob Starret

Other

Paul William Stewart

Driver

Brenda Stride

Hair

Kate Swan

Researcher

Karen Townsend

Production Assistant

Alan J. Wands

Associate Producer

Alan J. Wands

Assistant Director

Linda Ward

Production Assistant

Cilia Ware

Assistant Director

Avril Watt

Production Coordinator

John Watt

Carpenter

Lorna Will

Other

Larry Winters

Book As Source Material

Film Details

Release Date
1986
Location
Blackcat Studios, Glasgow, Ireland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 25m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Feature directorial debut for actor David Hayman. Film is part animation and part live-action.

Released in United States 1990

Released in United States April 1986

Released in United States August 1990

Released in United States February 13, 1990

Released in United States June 1990

Released in United States October 1990

Shown at Berlin Film Festival (in competition) February 13, 1990.

Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival August 11-26, 1990.

Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (Cinema of Today & Tommorow) August 23-September 3, 1990.

Shown at Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) (British Film Institute: Five Years of New Cinema, 1986-1990) in New York City April 12-23, 1991.

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival June 1 & 3, 1990.

Shown at the Independent Feature Film Market October 2-12, 1990.

Began shooting May 15, 1989.

Completed shooting late June 1989.

Released in United States 1990 (Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (Cinema of Today & Tommorow) August 23-September 3, 1990.)

Released in United States February 13, 1990 (Shown at Berlin Film Festival (in competition) February 13, 1990.)

Released in United States April 1986 (Shown at Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) (British Film Institute: Five Years of New Cinema, 1986-1990) in New York City April 12-23, 1991.)

Released in United States June 1990 (Shown at Seattle International Film Festival June 1 & 3, 1990.)

Released in United States August 1990 (Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival August 11-26, 1990.)

Released in United States October 1990 (Shown at the Independent Feature Film Market October 2-12, 1990.)