The Silent One

The Silent One

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Washed up on the shores of a South Seas island village when he was a baby, a deaf and mute boy befriends a white turtle in this 1985 New Zealand drama. When a drought plagues the village, the tribal priest places all the blame on the child, and looks to thwart the chief who defends the boy. Based on the book by Joy Cowley, adapted to screen by the great Ian Mune.

1984Rating: G92 minsNew Zealand
AdventureDramaKids & Family

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The Silent One | Release Details

The Silent One is available to stream in New Zealand now on NZ Film On Demand and AroVision.