The Silent One


1h 35m 1985

Brief Synopsis

Drama about a deaf-mute Maori boy in New Zealand and his friendship with a giant white tortoise.

Film Details

Also Known As
Silent One
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1985
Location
New Zealand

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Synopsis

Drama about a deaf-mute Maori boy in New Zealand and his friendship with a giant white tortoise.

Film Details

Also Known As
Silent One
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1985
Location
New Zealand

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall November 19, 1989

Released in United States March 1985

Broadcast over PBS's "Wonderworks" in a 60 minute version November 19, 1989.

First New Zealand feature directed by a woman.

Released in United States Fall November 19, 1989

Released in United States March 1985 (Shown at FILMEX: Los Angeles International Film Exposition (Best of International Children's Films) March 14-31, 1985.)