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1h 52m 1994

Brief Synopsis

A young woman who has been raised in an isolated cabin by her reclusive mother is discovered by a doctor and a psychologist who must decide whether or not to integrate her into contemporary society.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Medical
Romance
Release Date
1994
Production Company
20th Century Fox; Afx Studios; City of Charlotte; Fincannon & Associates; Hollywood Rental Company Inc; Matthews Group; North Carolina Film Office; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Panavision, Ltd.; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Post Group, The; Tomkats Movie Catering, Llc; Twickenham Film Studios; Twickenham Studios; Wescam Canada, Inc.
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox; 20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment; Ascot Elite Entertainment Group; Bskyb; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh; Independent Productions; Nippon Herald Films, Inc; Pan Europeenne; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Sogepaq S.A.; Star Tv; Turner Entertainment Company
Location
North Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Synopsis

A young woman who has been raised in an isolated cabin by her reclusive mother is discovered by a doctor and a psychologist who must decide whether or not to integrate her into contemporary society.

Crew

Julie Adams

Dialect Coach

Danny Aiello Iii

Stunt Coordinator

Paul Apted

Assistant Sound Editor

John Bateman

Foley Mixer

Joseph F Beeco

Carpenter

Tim Beumler

Grip

Jean Black

Key Makeup Artist

Susan Bonawitz-collard

Movement Instructor

Michael Bonsignore

Grip

Eddie Bowlin

Electrician

John Brace

Casting Associate

Billy Ray Brashier

Projectionist

Richard Brodsky

Second 2nd Assistant Director

John T Bromell

Set Dresser

Dennis M Brown

Art Department Coordinator

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutter

Janice Campion

2nd Assistant Editor

Tom Carlson

Music Editor

Tim Cavagin

Re-Recording Mixer

John Ceniceros

On Set Dresser

James Clark

Film Editor

Pam Connor

Grip

Andrew Cooper

Still Photographer

Joe D'alessandro

1st Additional Assistant Camera

Sandy De Crescent

Other

Jenifer J Dickerman

2nd Assistant Accountant

Jyllel Syage Dickerman

Production Accountant

Danny Downey

Stunts

Dianne Dreyer

Script Supervisor

Peter Durand

Other

Fleet Eakland

Transportation Coordinator

Scott Elias

Location Manager

Tony Fanning

Assistant (To Tim Galvin)

Lisa J Feitelberg

Camera Loader

Frank Fleming

Assistant Costume Designer

Jodie Foster

Producer

Andre Freitas

Special Effects Props

Ellen Freund

Property Master

Patrick Fulton

Other

David Galbraith

2nd Assistant Camera

Timothy Galvin

Art Director

Gerrit Garretsen

Dolly Grip

Don Gilmer

Lead Carpenter

Robert Girard

Welder

Laura Goldsmith

Costume Supervisor

Bob Gorelick

Steadicam Operator

Barry Grafton

Carpenter

Mark Graves

Rigging Electrician

Diane Greaves

Foley Artist

Dr. James S Grotstein

Technical Advisor

Daniel Haizlip

Best Boy Grip

Erica Hamilton

Set Production Assistant

Mark Handley

Play As Source Material ("Idioglossia")

Mark Handley

Screenwriter

William Happ

Carpenter

Russell Hardee

Rigging Grip

Barbara Harris

Voice Casting

Nina Hartstone

Assistant Sound Editor

Bart Heimburger

Transportation Co-Captain

Don J Hewitt

Stunts

Don Hewitt

Stunt Coordinator

Jery Hewitt

Stunt Coordinator

Pamela Hochschartner

Production Supervisor

Charlie Holden

Apprentice Editor

Glen Holland

Electrician

Lance Holland

Locations Assistant

Cress Horne

Other

Paul Huggins

Construction Coordinator

Dean Humphreys

Re-Recording Mixer

Jimmy Humphreys

Other

Walter Huse

Key Grip

Jon Hutman

Production Designer

Mark Hutman

Props

Samara Hutman

Set Decorator

Jeanny Hyunkyung Kim

Assistant (To Michael Apted)

Mark Isham

Music

Robert E Jason

Gaffer

Gary Jay

Camera Operator

Chris Joehnk

Electrician

Eric Jones

Grip

J Luther Jones Iii

Carpenter

Eddy Joseph

Supervising Sound Editor

Joseph Kearney

Carpenter

Stephanie Kemp

Set Production Assistant

Brian Kontz

Other

Stephen Krause

Recorder And Mixer

Ken Kugler

Conductor And Orchestrator

Michael Kuhn

Other

Patricia Lamagna

Other

Jennifer Lamb

Stunt Coordinator

Jennifer Lamb

Stunts

Vanessa Lapato

Assistant Adr Editor

Diana Latham

Assistant Production Coordinator

Linda Lowy

Casting

Susan Lyall

Costume Designer

Skip Macdonald

Lightworks Assistant Editor

Duane 'dc' Manwiller

1st Assistant Camera

Phil Marshall

Additional Songs

William Martin

Set Production Assistant

Frances Mathias

Key Hairstylist

Jill Maxcy

Second Additional 2nd Assistant Director

Stan Mcclain

Westcam Operator

Alton Mcclellan

Other

Emily Mcgovern

Set Production Assistant

Clint Menacof

Medic

Marty Mericka

2nd Assistant Director

Anna Mewbourne

Assistant Location Manager

Jaren Millard

Makeup Artist

Nigel Mills

Dialogue Editor

Renee Missel

Producer

Larry Misselhorn

Other

Tim Monich

Dialect Coach

David Moore

Carpenter

Jeffrey L Nelson

Labor Foreman

Chris Newman

Sound Mixer

Merritt Newman

Craft Service

Jason Newton

Grip

William Nicholson

Screenwriter

Tom Nisbet

Electrician

Phill Norman

Title Design

James Frank Onate

Stand-By Camera Scenic

Steve Palenske

Carpenter

Janet Paparazzo

Stunts

Gary Pilkinton

Special Effects Assistant

Graham Place

Co-Producer

Graham Place

Unit Production Manager

Pam Plummer

Other

David Pruett

Lead Carpenter

Angela Quiles

Production Coordinator

Simon Reynolds

Carpenter

Howard Richardson

Rigging Grip

Bob Risk

Foley Editor

Rod Robertson

Best Boy Electric

Bruce A Robinson

Camera Production Assistant

Kyle Rudolph

Steadicam Operator

Frank Ryan

Grip

David Sardi

1st Assistant Director

Connie Sauer

Transportation Production Assistant

Wayne Schmitz

Other

Eric O Schusterman

1st Assistant Editor

Roger Scruggs

Carpenter

Lisa K Sessions

Set Dresser

Michael A Shapiro

Set Dresser

Joshua Adrian Sipe

Office Assistant

Michael Smallwood

Electrician

Eric Solmonson

Transportation

Dante Spinotti

Director Of Photography

Mike Stainer

Color Timer

Rozanne Stark

Other

Rebecca Stefan

Craft Service

Susan Steinlauf

Unit Publicist

Jack Stew

Foley Artist

Jill Stokesberry

Stunts

Pat Ellis Stubbs

Transportation Captain

Brian Stultz

Master Scenic Artist

Kelly Brett Stultz

1st Assistant Accountant

Marc-jon Sullivan

Boom Operator

Tommy Ray Sullivan

Rigging Electrician

Graham Sutton

Assistant Sound Editor

Drew Sywanyk

Set Dresser

Ken Tabor

General Construction Foreman

Renee Tondelli

Adr Editor

Kathleen Tonkin

Assistant Special Effects Coordinator

Rita Troy

Hair Stylist

Mark Nicholas Turner

Assistant (To Jodie Foster And Renee Missel)

Robert Vazquez

Special Effects Coordinator

Jack Vollers

Rigging Electrician

Denny Walley

Carpenter

Taryn Walsh

Costumer

Doug Weaver

Assistant (To Jodie Foster)

Cheree Welsh

Assistant Art Department Coordinator

Gary West

Security

Tim Y Wetzel

Assistant Props Master

Larry Wood

Video Playback

Ronald L Wright

Other

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Medical
Romance
Release Date
1994
Production Company
20th Century Fox; Afx Studios; City of Charlotte; Fincannon & Associates; Hollywood Rental Company Inc; Matthews Group; North Carolina Film Office; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Panavision, Ltd.; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Post Group, The; Tomkats Movie Catering, Llc; Twickenham Film Studios; Twickenham Studios; Wescam Canada, Inc.
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox; 20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment; Ascot Elite Entertainment Group; Bskyb; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh; Independent Productions; Nippon Herald Films, Inc; Pan Europeenne; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Sogepaq S.A.; Star Tv; Turner Entertainment Company
Location
North Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Award Nominations

Best Actress

1994
Jodie Foster

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Expanded Release in United States December 23, 1994

Released in United States October 1994

Released in United States on Video July 11, 1995

Released in United States Winter December 14, 1994

Shown at ShowEast in Atlantic City October 25-27, 1994.

Began shooting April 11, 1994.

Completed shooting June 18, 1994.

Egg Pictures is Jodie Foster's production company.

Released in United States October 1994 (Shown at ShowEast in Atlantic City October 25-27, 1994.)

Released in United States Winter December 14, 1994

Expanded Release in United States December 23, 1994

Released in United States on Video July 11, 1995