Speak Like a Child


1h 20m 1998

Brief Synopsis

A haunting love story among three young friends who meet in a children's home. Sixteen years later, the three meet up again, and return to the home. Ruby is pregnant with Billy's child, but seems to want to rekindle her affair with Sammy. All three are burdened by a secret from the past.

Film Details

Release Date
1998
Location
Northern England, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

Synopsis

A haunting love story among three young friends who meet in a children's home. Sixteen years later, the three meet up again, and return to the home. Ruby is pregnant with Billy's child, but seems to want to rekindle her affair with Sammy. All three are burdened by a secret from the past.

Film Details

Release Date
1998
Location
Northern England, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1998

Released in United States November 1998

Released in United States September 1998

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1998

Shown at London Film Festival November 5-19, 1998.

Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Planet Africa) September 10-19, 1998.

Shown at Venice Film Festival (Perspectives) August 26 - September 8, 1998.

Began shooting August 18, 1997.

Released in United States 1998 (Shown at Venice Film Festival (Perspectives) August 26 - September 8, 1998.)

Completed shooting September 26, 1997.

THX

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1998

Released in United States September 1998 (Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Planet Africa) September 10-19, 1998.)

Released in United States November 1998 (Shown at London Film Festival November 5-19, 1998.)